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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Burdekin River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE SUTTOR RIVER
Issued at 8:37 am EST on Thursday 11 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 8

A minor flood peak is expected at St Anns on the Suttor River on Thursday or
Friday.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.

BELYANDO AND SUTTOR RIVERS:
River levels are easing on the Belyando River at Belyando Crossing and on the
Suttor River at Bowen Development Road. Minor flood levels continue to rise
slowly at St Anns on the Suttor River.

UPPER BURDEKIN RIVER TO BURDEKIN FALLS DAM:
Levels continue to rise in Burdekin Falls Dam but remain below the level of the
spillway.

BURDEKIN RIVER BELOW BURDEKIN FALLS DAM:
River levels continue to ease along the Bowen and lower Burdekin Rivers.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
SUTTOR RIVER at:
ST ANNS: A minor flood peak below the moderate flood level (6.5 metres) is
expected on Thursday or Friday.

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:
The next warning is due to be issued by 9:00 am AEST on Friday 12th February
2016.

Latest River Heights:
Burdekin R at Mt Fullstop * 2.65m falling 04:00 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Gainsford * 2.88m steady 06:00 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Sellheim # 1.66m falling 06:19 AM THU 11/02/16
Alpha Ck at Rivington # 0.52m steady 05:43 AM THU 11/02/16
Alpha Ck at Alpha NA
Belyando R at Albro NA
Belyando R at Belyando Crossing * 4.91m steady 06:00 AM THU 11/02/16
Suttor R at St Anns # 5.16m steady 05:40 AM THU 11/02/16
Cape R at Taemas # NA
Burdekin R at Burdekin Dam # -2.21m steady 07:09 AM THU 11/02/16
Bowen R at Myuna # 1.21m rising 07:27 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Dalbeg # 1.21m falling 06:33 AM THU 11/02/16
Bogie R at Strathbogie # 1.07m steady 05:19 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Millaroo # 2.1m steady 07:27 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Clare # 2.25m falling 06:39 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Inkerman Br # 2.86m falling 07:23 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Rita Island # -3.2m steady 08:05 AM THU 11/02/16
Burdekin R at Groper Ck # -0.26m rising 08:02 AM THU 11/02/16
*,# 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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