Weather Warnings - Flood Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Final Flood Watch for western and southern inland Queensland
Issued at 11:51 am EST on Thursday 22 September 2016
Issue Number: 10
No further significant rainfall is forecast across western and southern
River and creek rises are still occurring, and Flood Warnings remain in place
for these Queensland river basins: Georgina, Diamantina, Bulloo, Paroo,
Warrego, Balonne, Dawson, Moonie, Weir and Macintyre Rivers and the Cooper
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings for further details.
This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and creeks
should monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings and be ready to move
to higher ground should flooding develop.
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
This is the final Flood Watch. River height bulletins will continue to be
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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