Weather Warnings - Flood Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Final Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Hervey Bay and the NSW border,
extending inland to parts of the Maranoa and Warrego, and Darling Downs and
Granite Belt forecast districts.
Issued at 8:08 am EST on Friday 31 March 2017
Issue Number: 9
Heavy rainfall associated with Ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie cleared south east
Queensland overnight Thursday into Friday. No further significant rainfall is
expected over the Flood Watch area.
Flood warnings have been issued, including a number of major flood warnings
with record flooding.
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood warnings for
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood/brochures/flood_watch/ for further information
about Flood Watch.
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.qld.gov.au/alerts
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
For the latest cyclone forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/
This is the final Flood Watch, no further updates will be issued for this event.
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219 at a low call cost of
27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.
Warning, rainfall and river information are available at
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