Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Ross River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Bohle River

Issued at 8:36 am EST on Saturday 30 March 2019
Flood Warning Number: 3

A minor flood peak is expected to have been recorded the Bohle River at Mt
Bohle during Friday, with levels now below minor.

No significant rainfall has been recorded in the last 24 hours. Further showers
are possible for Saturday, however significant rainfall totals are not expected.

Ross River:
River levels are easing on the Ross River during Saturday morning.

Bohle River:
River levels are easing along the Bohle River during Saturday morning.

No observations are available from the Mt Bohle automatic gauge but based on
upstream gauges, levels are likely to be below the minor flood level (4.0 m)
and easing during Saturday morning.

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

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Lt Bohle R u/s Bohle Junction Alert, -0.46, Steady, 08:04 AM SAT 30/03/19
Bohle R at Hervey Range Rd Alert, 3.15, Falling, 07:47 AM SAT 30/03/19
Bohle R at Dalrymple Rd Alert, 5.74, Falling, 07:53 AM SAT 30/03/19
Ross R at Ross River Dam Alert, 38.63, Steady, 06:01 AM SAT 30/03/19
Ross R at Black Weir (Riverway) Alert, 0.30, Steady, 06:45 AM SAT 30/03/19
Ross R at Aplin Weir Alert, 0.41, Steady, 07:53 AM SAT 30/03/19
Ross R at Rooneys Bridge Alert, 1.15, Falling, 08:11 AM SAT 30/03/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at The latest weather
forecast is available at
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Hobart news: Tasmania salutes Anzac heroes, severe weather on its way

12:50 EST

This is the Tasmania Now daily blog, bringing you updates from across the island state and beyond.

Troughs trigger healthy rains over central and eastern Queensland

12:29 EST

A trough sitting just off the Queensland coast, and another inland, both of which are being fuelled by onshore winds, has produced some very high rain totals over the past couple of days.

Southern Australian coastline expected to cop brunt of large swells

17:37 EST

A strong storm system in the Southern Ocean will bring swells as high as 7 metres off Australia's southern coastline ahead of the weekend, creating dangerous conditions for fishing, surfing and boating.