Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Coastal rivers - Maryborough to Gold Coast
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR COASTAL RIVERS AND ADJACENT INLAND STREAMS BETWEEN
MARYBOROUGH AND THE NSW BORDER
Issued at 11:51 am EST on Friday 28 March 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane
Issue Number: 10
Heavy rainfall has now eased over the catchment area. Showers and
thunderstorms are forecast for the region this afternoon and evening.
River levels are now easing in the Noosa River and Gold Coast rivers and creeks.
The following individual catchment warnings continue:
A major flood warning for the Bremer River and Western, Laidley, Warrill and
A moderate flood warning for the Mary River catchment.
A minor flood warning for the Logan and Albert Rivers.
A flood warning for the Mooloolah and Maroochy Rivers and Coochin Creek.
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:
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.
Victorians who experience breathing difficulties or asthma have been advised to take extra care this evening, with a cool change and thunderstorms predicted for the state.
Two homes in south-east Queensland were destroyed by fire during yesterday's super cell storms, which also overturned caravans and saw a teenager struck by lightning.
Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.