Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Tully River
Final Flood Warning for the Murray River
Issued at 9:51 am EST on Thursday 9 February 2017
Flood Warning Number: 4
Minor flood levels are no longer expected along the Murray River at Murray
No significant rainfall was recorded over the last 24 hours.
No flooding is expected in the Murray River.
The Murray River at Murray Flats peaked at 6.75 metres on Wednesday afternoon
and is currently at 6.60 metres and falling. River levels are expected to
remain below the minor flood level (7.00 m).
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
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Murray R at Upper Murray Alert, 3.40, Steady, 09:40 AM THU 09/02/17
Murray R at Murray Flats Alert, 6.60, Steady, 09:41 AM THU 09/02/17
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.
Some $140 million will be spent on flood mitigation in Adelaide's inner-south and south-west over the next 20 years after an agreement between the State Government and five local councils.
Perth is enjoying a warm and dry end to what has otherwise wet and relatively cool summer.
Parts of Australia's eastern seaboard could receive more than a month's worth of rain in the next week, raising the risk of flooding during the opening days of autumn.