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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Johnstone River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Johnstone River Catchment

Issued at 8:44 pm EST on Tuesday 27 March 2018
Flood Warning Number: 5

Renewed river level rises are no longer expected overnight Tuesday into

Further rainfall is possible overnight Tuesday and into Wednesday but totals
are not expected to be significant.

Johnstone River:
No further flooding is expected in the Johnstone River. River levels are
expected to continue falling overnight Tuesday into Wednesday.

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:
N Johnstone R at Glen Allyn Alert, 2.78, Steady, 08:29 PM TUE 27/03/18
N Johnstone R at Nerada Alert, 0.64, Falling, 07:03 PM TUE 27/03/18
N Johnstone R at Tung Oil TM, 3.53, Falling, 07:30 PM TUE 27/03/18
N Johnstone R at McAvoy Br Alert, 2.35, Falling, 08:01 PM TUE 27/03/18
S Johnstone R at Corsis Alert, 4.34, Steady, 08:18 PM TUE 27/03/18
S Johnstone R at Central Mill TM, 4.05, Steady, 07:35 PM TUE 27/03/18
S Johnstone R at Mourilyan Mill Alert, 5.42, Falling, 08:25 PM TUE 27/03/18
Johnstone R at Innisfail Alert, 3.39, Falling, 08:14 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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