Sydney’s Warragamba dam expected to spill as parts of city’s west prepare for flooding

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 23:08:14 GMT 4

Sydney’s Warragamba dam expected to spill as parts of city’s west prepare for flooding


WaterNSW says dam will reach full capacity and begin overflowing on Friday as catchment to be drenched with as much as 100mm of rain

Parts of Sydney’s north and west could face flooding with the latest big rain event predicted to cause the city’s main dam to spill.

WaterNSW is forecasting Warragamba dam will reach full capacity and begin overflowing into the Hawkesbury-Nepean River downstream from Friday evening.

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