Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Herbert River
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE UPPER HERBERT RIVER
Issued at 10:40 am EST on Sunday 15 March 2015
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 8
River levels have eased below minor at Gleneagle Homestead.
No significant rainfall is forecast.
HERBERT RIVER TO GLENEAGLE:
River levels continue to fall in the upper Herbert River catchment.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
HERBERT RIVER at:
GLENEAGLE HOMESTEAD (Manual): Remain below the minor flood level.
River levels at the forecast locations on the lower Herbert downstream of
Gleneagle Homestead (ABERGOWRIE BRIDGE, INGHAM PUMP STATION, GAIRLOCH and
HALIFAX) are expected to remain below minor flood levels.
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.disaster.qld.gov.au .
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
This is the final warning. River Height Bulletins will continue to be issued.
Latest River Heights:
Wild R at Silver Valley * 2.45m steady 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Millstream at Ravenshoe * 1.72m steady 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Millstream at Archers Creek * 2.46m steady 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Blunder Ck at Wooroora * 2.1m falling 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Rudd Ck at Gunnawarra * 2.75m steady 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Cameron Creek * 1.75m falling 08:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Gleneagle Homestead NA
Herbert R at Gleneagle * 4.48m falling 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Gleneagle # 4.45m steady 09:45 AM SUN 15/03/15
Blencoe Creek at Blencoe Falls * 2.47m falling 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Nashs Crossing # 2.95m falling 10:19 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Zattas # 1.53m falling 08:57 AM SUN 15/03/15
Gowrie Ck at Gowrie Ck * 1.38m steady 09:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Abergowrie # 4.54m rising 09:58 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Abergowrie Br # 4.34m steady 09:55 AM SUN 15/03/15
Stone R at Running Ck * 1.25m steady 08:00 AM SUN 15/03/15
Stone R at Peacock Siding # 0.45m falling 10:17 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Trebonne # 4.77m falling 10:34 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Ingham Pump Stn # 4.54m falling 10:03 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Gairloch (Auto) # 4.4m falling 10:16 AM SUN 15/03/15
Herbert R at Halifax # NA
Lucinda Pt Tide * 2.1m steady 09:58 AM SUN 15/03/15
*,# 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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