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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Burdekin River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Suttor River

Issued at 10:24 am EST on Wednesday 5 April 2017
Flood Warning Number: 12

River levels have now fallen below the minor flood level in the Suttor River at
St. Anns.

Belyando and Suttor Rivers to Burdekin Falls Dam:
No further flooding is expected in the Suttor River to Burdekin Falls Dam.

The Suttor River at St Anns is currently 3.89 m and will continue to fall
during the next few days.

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)
immediately.

Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts

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

Latest River Heights:
Suttor R at St Anns TM, 3.89, Falling, 09:00 AM WED 05/04/17
Burdekin R at Burdekin Dam TM, 0.80, Steady, 01:57 PM TUE 04/04/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts.
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