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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Burnett River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Boyne and Auburn Rivers

Issued at 4:08 pm EST on Thursday 16 March 2017
Flood Warning Number: 4

River levels are easing in the Boyne and Auburn Rivers.

Showers and storms may affect the catchment area over the next few days.

Auburn River:
River levels are easing in the Auburn River and Cadarga Creek.

Stuart and Boyne Rivers:
River levels have fallen below the minor flood level at Dunollie (2.50 m) on
the Boyne River.

The Boyne River at Dunollie is currently at 2.10 metres and steady. The river
level is expected to ease during Thursday evening and into Friday.

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)

Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Auburn R at Flagstone Br Alert, 2.09, Falling, 03:30 PM THU 16/03/17
Boyne R at Boondooma Dam TM, -11.325, Rising, 02:45 PM THU 16/03/17
Boyne R at Dunollie, 2.1, Steady, 09:45 AM THU 16/03/17
Boyne R at Derra TM, 2.208, Falling, 02:45 PM THU 16/03/17

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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