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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Gulf Rivers

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Issued at 11:22 am EST on Sunday 9 March 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 25

River levels have peaked below the minor flood level at Burketown on the Albert
River and will continue to fall over the next few days.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:
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

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecasts see:

Next Issue:
This is the final warning. River height bulletins will continue to be issued.

Latest River Heights:
Gregory R at Riversleigh * 1.7m steady 10:00 AM SUN 09/03/14
Gregory R at Gregory Downs * 2.2m falling 08:00 AM SUN 09/03/14
Albert R at Burketown Airstrip 3.1m falling 11:05 AM SUN 09/03/14
* auto statio

Warnings and River Height Bulletins are available at
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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