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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Thomson/Barcoo/Cooper Ck

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Issued at 9:31 am EST on Friday 5 August 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 21

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

River levels eased below the minor flood level at Windorah early on Friday
morning. At 9am Friday, the river level was about 1.55 metres below the level
of the bridge approaches on the Diamantina Development Road.

River level rises and minor flood levels are likely further downstream along
the Cooper Creek at Durham Downs in the next week, and also possible further
downstream at Nappa Merrie later in August.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:

WINDORAH: River levels to remain below the minor flood level (3.0 metres).

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:
Thomson R at Longreach Auto * 1.41m steady 08:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
Darr R at Darr Auto * 2.23m steady 08:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
Thomson R at Bogewong * 1.63m steady 09:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
Thomson R Stonehenge (West) * 1.43m steady 04:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
Thomson R Stonehenge (East) NA
Thomson R at Jundah NA
Barcoo R at Retreat Auto * 1.37m steady 04:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
Cooper Ck at Windorah * 2.83m steady 09:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
Cooper Ck at Durham Downs NA
Wilson R at Noccundra Hotel NA
Cooper Ck at Nappa Merrie * 1.55m steady 04:00 AM FRI 05/08/16
* auto statio
NA no obs reporte

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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