Thursday, 23rd of May 2024
Subscribe | Log in
Local News, the Trusted News Source
Thursday, 23rd of May 2024
Logo

Latest News

Minor flooding possible for the Hawkesbury Nepean and Colo rivers from Friday into weekend

Oct 19, 2022

 

Source: Bureau of Meteorology Issued at 12:25 pm EDT on Wednesday 19 October 2022

 

Flood Watch Number: 2

BOM says, “a low pressure system is forecast to bring heavy rainfall and thunderstorms across New South Wales from Wednesday to Friday, before weakening, but will be quickly followed by another rain-bearing system on the weekend.

“This weather system is likely to affect coastal catchments including the Wollombi Brook, Lower Hunter, Hawkesbury Nepean and Colo Rivers from Friday into the weekend,” says BOM.

Catchments likely to be affected include: Hawkesbury and Lower Nepean Rivers – minor flooding Upper Coxs River – no information currently Colo River – minor flooding Macdonald River – no information currently.

 

Warragamba Dam sits at 100% full today – Wednesday – so will continue to spill.

 
 
 

If you are already a Hawkesbury Post supporter, thank you! Our site is free, relying on our supporters to operate. Independent journalism is more important than ever, please consider contributing.

Click here to see how

Don’t pay so you can read it. Pay so everybody can read it!

Keep Updated

Local News
VIEW All >

REAL ESTATE
VIEW All >

WHAT'S ON
VIEW All >