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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Haughton River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE HAUGHTON RIVER
Issued at 10:44 am EST on Tuesday 9 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 3

Minor flood levels are no longer expected at Giru.

HAUGHTON RIVER:
River levels are nearing a peak at Powerline. Small rises are expected
downstream to Giru but river levels will remain well below the minor flood
level.

MAJOR CREEK:
River levels are easing in Major Creek.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
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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.

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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