Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Fitzroy River
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE LOWER DAWSON, DON AND FITZROY RIVERS
Issued at 8:48 am EST on Wednesday 25 February 2015
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 13
River levels are expected to remain below the minor flood level in the Fitzroy
River at Yaamba and Rockhampton.
River levels continue falling in the lower reaches of the Dawson River, the Don
River and Callide Creek.
No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days.
DAWSON RIVER DOWNSTREAM FROM THEODORE:
Minor flood levels continue to ease at Knebworth.
DON RIVER AND CALLIDE CREEK:
Minor flood levels continue to fall at Rannes on the Don River.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
FITZROY RIVER at:
YAAMBA: River level rises are now expected to remain below the minor flood
level (9.0 metres).
ROCKHAMPTON: River levels are expected to peak well below the minor flood level
(7.0 metres) during Thursday.
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:
Dawson R at Baralaba NA
Dawson R at Beckers * 4.42m falling 07:00 AM WED 25/02/15
Dawson R at Knebworth * 9.72m falling 08:00 AM WED 25/02/15
Fitzroy R at Riverslea * 9.91m falling 07:00 AM WED 25/02/15
Fitzroy R at Yaamba NA
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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