Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Georgina/Eyre Ck
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE GEORGINA RIVER
Issued at 9:43 pm EST on Saturday 14 May 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 3
River levels at Marion Downs are easing following a peak below the minor flood
level on Friday evening.
No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days.
A peak of 2.24 m was recorded at Marion Downs on Friday evening, associated
with floodwater from the Burke River. River levels are now easing.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
MARION DOWNS: River levels are expected to continue easing over the next few
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
This is the final warning. River height bulletins will continue to be issued.
Latest River Heights:
Georgina R at Roxborough Downs * 2.68m steady 08:00 PM SAT 14/05/16
Georgina R at Glenormiston NA
Burke R at Boulia * 1.9m steady 08:00 PM SAT 14/05/16
Georgina R at Marion Downs 2.16m falling 09:00 AM SAT 14/05/16
* 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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