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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Don & Proserpine River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Don and Proserpine Rivers

Issued at 6:20 pm EST on Thursday 30 March 2017
Flood Warning Number: 15

River levels in the Don and Proserpine Rivers are falling steadily and are now
below flood level.
No further heavy rainfall is expected across the catchment.

Don River:
No further flooding is expected in the Don River.

The Don River at Bowen Pump Station fell below the minor flood level (2.5 m)
late Thursday afternoon

Proserpine River:
Conditions are easing across the catchment.

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:
Don R at Ida Ck TM, 1.48, Falling, 05:00 PM THU 30/03/17
Don R at Mt Dangar Alert, 2.30, Falling, 05:32 PM THU 30/03/17
Don R at Reeves TM, 2.05, Falling, 05:00 PM THU 30/03/17
Don R at Bowen Pump Stn Alert, 2.50, Falling, 06:04 PM THU 30/03/17
Bowen Wharf Tide TM, 0.54, Steady, 06:13 PM THU 30/03/17
Proserpine R at P Faust Dam HW TM, -2.74, Rising, 08:40 AM THU 30/03/17

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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