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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Daly River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Northern Territory

Minor Flood Warning for the Daly River

Issued at 8:57 am CST on Monday 20 February 2017
Flood Warning Number: 21

Rainfall totals up to 20mm have been recorded in the lower Daly River in the 24
hours to 0900 this morning and river levels are falling in the lower Daly River

Lower Daly River:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Lower Daly River.

The Daly River Police Station is currently at 12.99 metres and falling. The
Daly River Police Station is likely to fall below the minor flood level (12.60
m) Wednesday morning.

Flood Safety Advice:
Emergency information including the latest road conditions is available at

For emergency help in floods, storms and cyclones call 132 500.

For life threatening emergencies, call 000 immediately.

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 09:00 am CST on Tuesday 21 February 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Daly River at Dorisvale Crossing, 10.39, Falling, 08:30 AM MON 20/02/17
Douglas River at Douglas Crossing, 2.68, Steady, 08:30 AM MON 20/02/17
Daly River at Beeboom Crossing, 12.52, Falling, 08:00 AM MON 20/02/17
Daly River at Mount Nancar, 14.70, Falling, 08:00 AM MON 20/02/17
Daly River at Daly River Police Station, 12.99, Falling, 08:45 AM MON 20/02/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 214. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/nt/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nt/forecasts.
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