Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Haughton River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE HAUGHTON RIVER
Issued at 11:40 am EST on Monday 14 April 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 10
Minor flood levels at Giru will continue to ease to below the minor flood level
during Monday afternoon.
River levels at Giru peaked at 2.68 metres (major) during the early hours of
Monday morning and have eased during Monday. River levels are expected to ease
to below the minor flood level during Monday afternoon.
Minor flood levels will continue to ease during Monday.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
HAUGHTON RIVER AT:
GIRU: River levels are expected to fall below the minor flood level (1.8
metres) by 1pm Monday.
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 flood warning. River height bulletins will continue to be
Latest River Heights:
Haughton R at Mt Piccaninny # 1.61m falling 11:13 AM MON 14/04/14
Major Ck upstream Haughton R * 7.19m falling 10:30 AM MON 14/04/14
Haughton R at Powerline # 4.26m falling 11:30 AM MON 14/04/14
Haughton R at Giru # 1.85m falling 11:33 AM MON 14/04/14
Barratta Ck at Northcote * 7.44m rising 10:00 AM MON 14/04/14
East Barratta Ck at Bruce Highway # 4.03m steady 11:23 AM MON 14/04/14
*,# auto statio
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.