Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Don & Proserpine River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE DON RIVER
Issued at 5:13 am EST on Sunday 9 February 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 2
The rainfall has eased across the Don catchment during Sunday morning, with
only patchy light rainfall remaining. Small river rises are occurring along the
Don River from earlier isolated heavy rainfall, however minor flooding is no
longer expected downstream at Bowen Pump Station.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Bowen Pump Station: Remain below the minor flood level during Sunday morning.
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 warning. River Height Bulletins will continue to be issued.
Latest River Heights:
Don R at Ida Ck # 0.46m steady 04:06 AM SUN 09/02/14
Don R at Mt Dangar # 2.8m falling 04:58 AM SUN 09/02/14
Don R at Reeves # 1.55m falling 04:32 AM SUN 09/02/14
Don R at Bowen Pump Stn # 1.1m steady 03:57 AM SUN 09/02/14
Bowen Wharf Tide * 2.21m steady 04:37 AM SUN 09/02/14
Euri Ck at Koonandah * 1.03m steady 03:00 AM SUN 09/02/14
Elliott R at Guthalungra * 0.57m steady 03:00 AM SUN 09/02/14
*,# 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.