The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a moderate flood warning for St Georges Basin at Sussex Inlet on Tuesday afternoon, and is expected to peak at 2pm.
It comes after a minor flood warning has already been issued for the area for Monday, July 27.
Further moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast until Tuesday morning. This rain is currently causing minor flooding in St Georges Basin at Sussex Inlet.
Moderate flooding is expected for St Georges Basin on Tuesday afternoon.
St Georges Basin at Sussex Inlet is currently at 0.99 m and falling with minor flooding. St Georges Basin at Sussex Inlet is expected to peak at 1.10 m around 02:00 am Tuesday on the high tide with minor flooding.
A second peak of 1.20 m is expected around 02:00 pm Tuesday on the high tide with moderate flooding.
In life threatening emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) immediately. If you require rescue, assistance to evacuate or other emergency help, ring NSW SES on 132 500.
- Avoid drowning. Stay out of rising water, seek refuge in the highest available place.
- Prevent damage to your vehicle. Move it under cover, away from areas likely to flood.
- Avoid being swept away. Stay out of fast-flowing creeks and storm drains.
- Never drive, ride or walk through flood water. Flood water can be deceptive and dangerous.