Weather Warnings - Flood Warning
Final Flood Warning for Katherine River Gorge Road
Issued at 8:05 am CST on Monday 1 February 2016
There has been no significant rainfall overnight following rainfall totals
around 100mm in the lower Katherine River over the past two days.
Katherine River at Nitmiluk Centre is currently below the Minor Flood Level for
Gorge Road (3.0m) and falling.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Katherine River at Nitmiluk Centre: The river level is expected to continue
falling below the Minor Flood Level (3.0m).
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/nt/forecasts
No further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Katherine R near Birdie Creek 3.68m falling 06:45 AM MON 01/02/16
Seventeen Mile Creek 2.48m steady 07:40 AM MON 01/02/16
Katherine R at Nitmiluk Centre 1.74m rising 07:58 AM MON 01/02/16
Katherine R at Katherine Bridge 10.99m falling 07:56 AM MON 01/02/16
River height and rainfall information are available on the Bureau of
Meteorology web site at http://www.bom.gov.au/nt/flood
Parts of northern Tasmania are having one of the wettest winters on record, but it isn't over yet.