Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Daly River
Final Flood Warning for Daly River
Issued at 10:17 am CST on Monday 17 February 2014
Heavy monsoonal rainfall in the Daly River over the past three weeks raised
river levels throughout the basin and above the Moderate Flood Level (13.1
metres) at Daly River Police Station, peaking around 13.8 metres. Rainfall has
eased in the lower Daly River and river levels are now receding.
Daly River Police Station
The Daly River at Daly River Police Station is below the Minor Flood Level
(12.6 metres) and falling.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Daly River at Daly River Police Station: The water level is expected to
continue falling below the Minor Flood Level (12.6 metres) until further rain.
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/nt/forecasts
No further flood warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Daly R at Dorisvale Crossing 8.3m steady 09:30 AM MON 17/02/14
Douglas R at Douglas Crossing 2.39m steady 09:30 AM MON 17/02/14
Daly R at Beeboom Crossing 10.65m falling 09:30 AM MON 17/02/14
Daly R at Mount Nancar 14.08m rising 09:30 AM MON 17/02/14
Daly R at Daly R Police Station 12.48m steady 09:45 AM MON 17/02/14
River height and rainfall information are available on the Bureau of
Meteorology web site at http://www.bom.gov.au/nt/flood/
Severe thunderstorms sparked up just to the west of Lochington yesterday late morning, tearing through many parts of southeast Queensland into late last night.