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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Moonie River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Moonie River

Issued at 11:00 am EST on Monday 3 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 15

The Moonie River at Nindigully is expected to be below the minor flood level
and falling.

No significant rainfall has been recorded across the catchment in the last few
days. Patchy rain, showers and a possible storm will move east across the
catchment on Monday, though widespread significant totals are not expected.
Largely fine and dry conditions are expected from Tuesday onwards.

Moonie River downstream of Flinton:
No further flooding is expected in the Moonie River downstream of Flinton.

The Moonie River at Nindigully is expected to have eased to below the minor
flood level (2.20 m) during the weekend. River levels are likely to remain
below the minor flood level (2.20 m).

River levels at Thallon Bridge remain below the minor flood level (4.0 metres)
and 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:
Moonie R at Flinton TM, 2.06, Rising, 10:00 AM MON 03/10/16
Moonie R at Nindigully Br, Not Available
Moonie R at Nindigully TM, 2.16, Steady, 10:00 AM MON 03/10/16
Moonie R at Thallon Bridge, 2.39, Falling, 02:30 PM SUN 02/10/16
Moonie R at Fenton TM, 3.45, Falling, 10:00 AM MON 03/10/16

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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