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Flood-hit communities in NSW face ‘harmful’ 48 hours as 150mm predicted to fall


New South Wales is going through a “harmful” 48-hour interval as excessive climate brings rainfall in extra of 150mm to flooded communities.

Lismore residents are going through their third main flood in eight months, with evacuation warnings issued for south, north and decrease north of Lismore.

These communities are being requested to evacuate earlier than 9 a.m. Monday.

Moree evacuation orders have been issued and 150 Australian Protection Power personnel have begun establishing a ‘base camp’ to help native authorities.

Flood ranges alongside the Gwydir River are anticipated to peak at 10.7m on Sunday afternoon, exceeding the flood degree skilled by Moree in March 2021.

A significant flood warning has been issued for Lismore, with the Wilsons River anticipated to succeed in 9.7 meters on Monday afternoon.

There are 130 flood warnings throughout New South Wales, with 22 on the emergency degree.


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