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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Fitzroy River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning for the lower Dawson River

Issued at 10:03 am EST on Thursday 29 September 2016
Flood Warning Number: 12

Minor flood levels will continue at Baralaba and downstream for the next few
days.

Patchy rain and showers are expected on Thursday.

Dawson River downstream of Theodore:
River levels on the Dawson River downstream of Theodore to Moura Weir are below
the minor flood level and falling.
Minor flood levels continue downstream of Moura to Knebworth.

The river level on the Dawson River at Moura (manual) is expected to have
fallen below the minor flood level (6.0 metres) early Thursday morning.

Minor flood levels peaked on the Dawson River at Baralaba (manual) Wednesday
evening and are currently easing. Minor flood levels will continue during
Thursday.

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:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Friday 30 September 2016.

Latest River Heights:
Dawson R at Taroom TM, 2.06, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 29/09/16
Dawson R at Gyranda Weir TM, 0.42, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 29/09/16
Dawson R at Gyranda Weir Alert, 0.42, Falling, 09:16 AM THU 29/09/16
Dawson R at Theodore Weir TM, 6.88, Falling, 08:35 AM THU 29/09/16
Dawson R at Moura Weir TM, 0.97, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 29/09/16
Dawson R at Baralaba TW TM, 6.15, Rising, 09:00 AM THU 29/09/16
Dawson R at Knebworth TM, 6.079, Rising, 09:00 AM THU 29/09/16

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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