Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Georgina/Eyre Ck
UPDATE MAJOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE GEORGINA RIVER
Issued at 10:39 am EST on Monday 8 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 8 (update to warning issue time)
Major flood levels are possible later this week at Marion Downs.
No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.
Moderate flood levels continue to slowly ease along the Georgina River between
Roxborough Downs and Glenormiston. Minor flood levels are rising further
downstream at Marion Downs.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
GEORGINA RIVER at:
MARION DOWNS: Minor flood levels will continue to rise during Monday with major
flood levels (above 5.0 metres) possible later this week.
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
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
The next warning is due to be issued by 10:00 am AEST on Tuesday 9th February
Latest River Heights:
Georgina R at Urandangi 2.5m steady 09:00 AM SUN 07/02/16
Georgina R at Roxborough Downs * 6.68m falling 04:00 AM MON 08/02/16
Georgina R at Glenormiston 5.2m falling 09:00 AM MON 08/02/16
Burke R at Boulia * 1.94m steady 08:00 AM MON 08/02/16
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.