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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Northern Territory

Final Flood Warning for the Waterhouse River

Issued at 9:02 am CST on Wednesday 21 February 2018
Flood Warning Number: 3

No significant rainfall has been recorded in the Waterhouse River catchment in
the 24 hours to 0900 this morning and river levels are continuing to ease.

Waterhouse River:
No further flooding is expected in the Waterhouse River.

The Waterhouse River at Beswick Bridge peaked at 8.15 metres around 05:15 pm
Tuesday 20 February and is currently at 7.01 metres and falling. The Waterhouse
River at Beswick Bridge is expected to remain below the minor flood level (7.70
m) during Wednesday.

Flood Safety Advice:
The Northern Territory Emergency Service advises that people should:
Stay away from flooded drains, rivers, streams and waterways.
Prepare for flooding and move away while safe to do so.
Don't drive into floodwaters.

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

Emergency information is available at www.securent.nt.gov.au .

The latest road conditions are available at www.roadreport.nt.gov.au .

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Waterhouse River d/s of Diljin Hill, 2.41, Steady, 08:00 AM WED 21/02/18
Waterhouse River at Beswick Bridge, 7.01, Falling, 08:45 AM WED 21/02/18

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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