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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Daintree River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Daintree and Mossman Rivers

Issued at 2:42 pm EST on Tuesday 27 March 2018
Flood Warning Number: 12

River levels are falling in the Daintree River following small renewed rises
earlier Tuesday.

Showers and storms are possible during Tuesday and Wednesday.

Daintree River:
River levels are falling in the Daintree River.

The Daintree River at Daintree Village is currently at 3.35 metres and falling
following renewed rises below the minor flood level on Tuesday morning. The
river level at Daintree Village is likely to remain below the minor flood level
(4.00 m) Tuesday evening.

Flood Safety Advice:
Remember: If it's flooded, forget it. For flood emergency assistance contact
the SES on 132 500. For life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000)

Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts

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

Latest River Heights:
Daintree R at Daintree Village TM, 3.35, Falling, 01:35 PM TUE 27/03/18
Mossman R at Mossman TM, 4.57, Rising, 01:00 PM TUE 27/03/18
Mossman Tide TM, 0.91, Steady, 02:09 PM TUE 27/03/18

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts.
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