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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Herbert River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE LOWER HERBERT RIVER
Issued at 8:32 am EST on Friday 18 March 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 3

River levels are easing on the lower Herbert River and are below the minor
flood levels.

Rainfall totals of 30-70 mm have been recorded in the lower Herbert in the 23
hours to 8:00 am Friday.

Further showers and isolated storms are expected on Friday, but rainfall totals
are not expected to be significant.


HERBERT RIVER DOWNSTREAM OF GLENEAGLE:
River levels are easing on the lower Herbert River between Abergowrie Bridge
and Halifax, and are below the minor flood levels.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
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) immediately
Current emergency information is available at www.qldalert.com

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts

Next Issue:
This is the final warning. River height bulletins will continue to be issued.

Latest River Heights:
Herbert R at Gleneagle # 1.9m rising 07:36 AM FRI 18/03/16
Blencoe Creek at Blencoe Falls * 3.35m falling 06:00 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Nashs Crossing # 2.05m steady 07:31 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Zattas # 1.08m steady 06:50 AM FRI 18/03/16
Gowrie Ck at Gowrie Ck * 2.96m falling 05:39 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Abergowrie * 4.28m falling 12:26 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Elphinstone Pocket NA
Herbert R at Abergowrie Br # 4.04m steady 07:00 AM FRI 18/03/16
Stone R at Running Ck * 2.47m falling 04:00 AM FRI 18/03/16
Stone R at Peacock Siding # 2.1m steady 06:52 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Trebonne # 5.87m steady 07:31 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Ingham Pump Stn # 5.69m rising 08:10 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Gairloch (Auto) # 5.65m falling 07:04 AM FRI 18/03/16
Herbert R at Halifax # 3.17m steady 06:42 AM FRI 18/03/16
*,# auto statio
NA: No obs reporte

Warnings and River Height Bulletins are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood
Flood Warnings are also available on telephone 1300 659 219 at a low call cost
of 27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.
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