Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Diamantina River
Final Flood Warning for the Diamantina River
Issued at 9:58 am EST on Monday 31 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 62
River levels are easing at Birdsville.
Diamantina River downstream of Diamantina Lakes:
No further flooding is expected in the Diamantina River downstream of
River levels at Birdsville peaked below the minor flood level over the weekend
and are now easing.
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
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM, 0.729, Steady, 08:00 AM MON 31/10/16
Diamantina R at Monkira, Not Available
Diamantina R at Durrie, Not Available
Diamantina R at Roseberth, Not Available
Diamantina R at Birdsville, Not Available
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.
Heavy storms are lashing central Queensland, whilst rain and strong winds affect the coast.
Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.