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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Russell River

Issued at 4:34 pm EST on Wednesday 28 March 2018
Flood Warning Number: 16

Minor flood levels are easing along the Russell River between Bucklands and
Clyde Road. River levels on the Mulgrave River continue easing below minor.

Although further showers and storms are forecast Wednesday night, no
significant rainfall totals are expected.

Russell River:
River levels continue to slowly ease along the Russell River during Wednesday
afternoon. The flood level at Clyde Road is about 0.83 metres above the Clyde
Road Bridge.

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:
Mulgrave R at The Fisheries Alert, 2.40, Steady, 03:09 PM WED 28/03/18
Mulgrave R at Peets Bridge Alert, 3.50, Rising, 04:24 PM WED 28/03/18
Mulgrave R at Gordonvale Alert, 9.70, Falling, 04:03 PM WED 28/03/18
Russell R at Bucklands TM, 6.18, Steady, 03:00 PM WED 28/03/18
Babinda Ck at The Boulders TM, 1.63, Steady, 03:36 PM WED 28/03/18
Russell R at Clyde Rd Alert, 0.83, Rising, 04:19 PM WED 28/03/18

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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