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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Bulloo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE BULLOO RIVER
Issued at 9:48 am EST on Monday 8 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 4

River levels have eased below the minor flood level at Thargomindah.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.


River levels have peaked and are slowly easing on the Bulloo River. A minor
flood peak of 4.0 metres was recorded at Thargomindah on Sunday evening.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
THARGOMINDAH: River levels will continue to ease during Monday.

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

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts

Next Issue:
This is the final warning. River height bulletins will continue to be issued.

Latest River Heights:
lloo R at Quilpie * 1.53m steady 08:00 AM MON 08/02/16
Bulloo R at Autumnvale * 4.5m falling 04:00 AM MON 08/02/16
Bulloo R at Thargomindah 3.95m falling 09:00 AM MON 08/02/16
* auto station

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.
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