Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Don & Proserpine River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE DON RIVER
Issued at 8:14 am EST on Monday 26 January 2015
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 2
Minor flood levels are falling at Bowen Pump Station on Monday.
Up to 80 mm of rainfall fell across the catchment during Sunday afternoon and
evening resulting in river level rises throughout the Don catchment overnight
Sunday into Monday.
Further showers and thunderstorms are expected overnight.
Minor flood levels are falling in the Don River between Mt Dangar and Bowen
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
DON RIVER AT:
BOWEN PUMP STATION: River levels will fall below the minor flood level (2.5
metres) late Monday afternoon.
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
The next warning is due to be issued by 9:00 am AEST Tuesday 27 January 2015.
Latest River Heights:
Don R at Ida Ck # 1.46m falling 07:19 AM MON 26/01/15
Don R at Mt Dangar # 2.6m falling 07:54 AM MON 26/01/15
Don R at Reeves # 2.45m falling 07:40 AM MON 26/01/15
Don R at Bowen Pump Stn # 2.75m falling 07:50 AM MON 26/01/15
*,# 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.