Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Coastal rivers - Maryborough to Gold Coast
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR COASTAL RIVERS AND ADJACENT INLAND CATCHMENTS FROM ST
LAWRENCE TO CALOUNDRA
Issued at 5:39 pm EST on Tuesday 26 February 2013
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane
Rainfall totals up to 100mm have been recorded since 9am Tuesday with the
highest totals around the Sunshine Coast region. Rainfall in the Southeast
Coast area is now easing with no further heavy rainfall forecast for the
Southeast rainfall district.
Flood warnings are current for the:
- Mary River
- Maroochy and Mooloolah Rivers and Coochin Creek
- Barker, Barambah, Boonara and Degilbo Creeks, Burnett River, Stuart and Boyne
- Calliope, Boyne, Baffle and Kolan Rivers
- Cherwell-Burrum catchment
- Lockyer, Laidley and Warrill Creeks and Bremer River and Brisbane River.
Minor flooding is occurring in the Dawson River at Newlands and the Callide
Creek at Goovigen.
A warning for the Coastal Rivers Central will be issued to cover catchments
affected by the severe weather warning between Gympie and Proserpine.
For the latest weather information see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
This is the final warning.
River height bulletins will continue to be issued.
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.