Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Macintyre/Weir
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE WEIR RIVER
Issued at 9:25 am EST on Friday 8 May 2015
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 7
River levels in the lower Weir River are approaching a peak below the minor
flood level at Giddi Giddi South during Friday. River rises along the lower
Weir River during the weekend and into next week are expected to remain below
minor flood levels.
The flood peak is expected to pass through Talwood early next week and remain
below the minor flood level of 3.0 metres at the manual gauge.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
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.qldalert.com
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:
Weir R at O'Connor * 1.35m falling 09:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Retreat Br * 1.5m steady 09:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Ballymena * 1.35m steady 08:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Gunn Br * 0.8m falling 04:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Yarrill Ck at Medpark Br * 0.96m steady 08:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Giddi Giddi South * 3.4m steady 09:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Hartmann Br * 2.78m rising 08:10 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Surrey * 1.15m rising 09:02 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Talwood * 0.53m steady 07:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Jericho * 0.36m steady 07:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
Weir R at Mascot * 0.93m steady 04:00 AM FRI 08/05/15
* : auto gaug
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.
Parts of coastal QLD received their heaviest October rain in five years.