Weather Warnings - Flood Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Final Flood Warning for Katherine River Gorge Road
Issued at 8:00 pm CST on Monday 1 April 2013
Rainfall associated with recent monsoonal activity has given totals over 100mm
in much of the lower Katherine River with renewed river rises in many of the
streams in the caqtchment. Rainfall activity is currently easing and river
levels can be expected to fall in the lower Katherine River overnight.
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 to
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 4.19m steady 02:30 PM MON 01/04/13
Seventeen Mile Creek 2.08m falling 07:40 PM MON 01/04/13
Katherine R at Nitmiluk Centre 2.72m falling 07:38 PM MON 01/04/13
River height and rainfall information are available on the Bureau of
Meteorology web site at http://www.bom.gov.au/nt/flood