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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Burrum River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Burrum and Cherwell Rivers Catchments

Issued at 4:08 am EST on Saturday 1 April 2017
Flood Warning Number: 8

River levels have eased across the Burrum, Gregory and Elliott Rivers.

Burrum and Cherwell Rivers:
No further flooding is expected in the Burrum and Cherwell Rivers.

The Burrum River at Howard is currently at 5.01 metres and falling.

Isis, Gregory and Elliott Rivers:
The Elliott River at Dr Mays Crossing is expected to drop below the minor flood
level during the weekend. The Gregory River at Burrum Highway is now below the
minor flood level and will continue to fall.

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

Latest River Heights:
Burrum R at Lenthalls Dam Alert, 26.16, Falling, 04:04 AM SAT 01/04/17
Burrum R at Howard Alert, 5.01, Rising, 03:57 AM SAT 01/04/17
Cherwell R at Railway Br Alert, 1.77, Steady, 03:37 AM SAT 01/04/17
Cherwell R at Pacific Haven Alert, 0.88, Steady, 03:51 AM SAT 01/04/17
Isis R at Bruce Hwy TM, 2.07, Falling, 03:00 AM SAT 01/04/17
Gregory R at Childers Rd TM, 7.09, Falling, 03:40 AM SAT 01/04/17
Elliott R at Dr Mays Crossing TM, 1.80, Falling, 03:00 AM SAT 01/04/17
Urangan Boat Harbour Tide TM, 1.72, Steady, 03:38 AM SAT 01/04/17

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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