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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Fitzroy River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Issued at 8:41 am EST on Saturday 12 March 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 13

River levels fell below the minor flood level (7.5 metres) on the Isaac River
at Yatton on Saturday morning.

Showers are possible over the next few days, though significant rainfall totals
are not expected.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:
YATTON: River levels will continue to fall during the weekend.

Downstream, river levels will remain below minor flood levels on the Mackenzie
and Fitzroy Rivers.

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:
This is the final warning. River height bulletins will continue to be issued.

Latest River Heights:
Connors R at Pink Lagoon * 4.58m falling 07:00 AM SAT 12/03/16
Isaac R at Yatton * 7.49m falling 06:00 AM SAT 12/03/16
Mackenzie R at Tartrus * 7.05m falling 08:00 AM SAT 12/03/16
Fitzroy R at Riverslea * 6.3m rising 07:20 AM SAT 12/03/16
Fitzroy R at Rockhampton NA
* 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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