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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Warrego River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Warrego River

Issued at 9:50 am EST on Wednesday 5 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 20

River levels continue to ease on the lower Warrego River between Cunnamulla
Bridge and Rocky.

No significant rainfall is expected for the next few days.

Warrego River downstream of Charleville:
No further flooding is expected in the Warrego River downstream of Charleville.

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)

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:
Warrego R at Charleville Alert, 1.12, Steady, 09:46 AM WED 05/10/16
Ward R at Binnowee Alert, 1.18, Steady, 10:20 PM TUE 04/10/16
Warrego R at Wyandra TM, 2.49, Steady, 09:00 AM WED 05/10/16
Warrego R at Wallen TM, 1.75, Falling, 08:00 AM WED 05/10/16
Warrego R at Cunnamulla Weir TM, 5.97, Steady, 09:00 AM WED 05/10/16
Warrego R at Rocky, 2.45, Falling, 06:55 AM WED 05/10/16

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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