Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Gulf Rivers
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE NICHOLSON RIVER
Issued at 10:35 am EST on Friday 7 March 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 23
Minor flood levels are possible on the Albert River at Burketown during the
Flood levels on the Gregory River at Gregory Downs have eased below the minor
flood level (4.0m) during Friday morning, and are expected to continue easing.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
BURKETOWN: Rises above the minor flood level are possible during Friday and
over the weekend.
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.disaster.qld.gov.au
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
The next warning will be issued by 11am Saturday.
Latest River Heights:
Gregory R at Riversleigh * 1.95m steady 08:00 AM FRI 07/03/14
Gregory R at Gregory Downs * 3.92m falling 08:00 AM FRI 07/03/14
Nicholson R at Escott Station NA
Albert R at Burketown Airstrip NA
* auto statio
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.