Weather Warning

IDN36630

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Minor to Major Flood Warning for the Culgoa and Bokhara Rivers

Issued at 2:24 PM EST on Friday 24 Jun 2022.

Flood Warning Number: 63

MAJOR FLOODING POSSIBLE AT KENEBREE FROM THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK

MODERATE FLOODING OCCURRING AT KENEBREE AND GOODWINS

The main flood peak along the Culgoa River has passed Weilmoringle, where river levels peaked near 5.82 metres early Sunday 19 June, with major flooding. The river level has fallen below the major flood level (5.80 metres) and minor flooding is now occurring at Weilmoringle. This flood peak may also cause major flooding at Kenebree over the weekend into early next week, where moderate flooding is currently occurring.

Along the Bokhara River at Goodooga, river levels fell below the minor flood level (2.70 metres) early morning Friday 17 June. The main flood peak along the Bokhara River is approaching Goodwins, where moderate flooding is occurring.

Culgoa River

Moderate flooding is occurring at Kenebree where Major flooding is possible. Minor flooding is occurring at Weilmoringle.

Bokhara River

Moderate flooding is occurring along the Bokhara River at Goodwins.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Culgoa River at Brenda4.58Steady02:15 PM FRI 24/06/22
Culgoa River at Weilmoringle5.78Steady02:00 PM FRI 24/06/22
Culgoa River at Kenebree6.09Steady02:15 PM FRI 24/06/22
Birrie River at Goodooga1.56Steady01:00 PM FRI 24/06/22
Bokhara River at Goodooga2.29Steady02:00 PM FRI 24/06/22
Bokhara River at Goodwins2.69Steady02:00 PM FRI 24/06/22
Narran River at New Angledool No 22.25Steady02:00 PM FRI 24/06/22