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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning for the Paroo River

Issued at 10:43 am EST on Thursday 29 September 2016
Flood Warning Number: 17

Minor flood levels between Caiwarro and Hungerford continue easing slowly .

Patchy rain and showers are possible during Thursday and into Friday, which may
result in renewed river level rises.

Paroo River downstream of Eulo:
Minor flood levels continue easing slowly downstream of Eulo.

The Paroo River at Hungerford is currently at 1.35 metres and falling. Minor
flood levels at Hungerford will continue easing slowly.

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:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Friday 30 September 2016.

Latest River Heights:
Paroo R at Caiwarro TM, 1.55, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 29/09/16
Paroo R at Hungerford, 1.35, Falling, 06:00 AM THU 29/09/16

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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