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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Jordan River

Issued at 9:38 am EST on Friday 24 March 2017
Flood Warning Number: 3

Flood levels are easing on the Jordan River at Jericho.

No significant rainfall has been recorded in the Jordan River catchment in the
24 hours to 9:00 am Friday. Showers and storms are possible today.

Barcoo River to Isisford:
River levels along the Jordan River at Jericho have dropped below the minor
flood level and are continuing to ease.

The Jordan River at Jericho is expected to remain below the minor flood level
(2.00 m).

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:
Jordan R at Glencoe Alert, 1.19, Steady, 07:41 AM FRI 24/03/17
Jordan R at Jericho Alert, 2.30, Falling, 09:13 AM FRI 24/03/17

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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