Weather Warnings - Flooding Outlook Advice - Kimberley
A Commonwealth and State interagency partnership that provides
flood warning services for the community of Western Australia
Cancellation of Flood Watch for the Kimberley
Issued at 10:41 am WST on Monday 23 February 2015
Western Australia Flood Warning Centre
Since 9am Sunday, widespread rainfall totals of less than 15mm have been
recorded across the Kimberley, with isolated higher totals of up to 75mm.
Showers and Thunderstorms are forecast in the West Kimberley this afternoon,
however flooding is no longer expected in the Kimberley due to Ex Tropical
DFES advises people and communities to be aware that flooding is possible and
be prepared to relocate equipment and livestock. Watch water levels. Travellers
need to be aware that road conditions may be adversely affected and travel
plans may need to be reconsidered. Do not drive into water of unknown depth and
Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au.
Current river levels are available from Department of Water at
This flood watch is available by dialling 1300 659 213. Warnings, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/flood/
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts/
No further flood watches for the Kimberley will be issued unless conditions
For information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA on 138 138 or visit
Southern parts of Western Australia are due for some warm weather after a cool start to the season.
Large portions of the east were shrouded in a foggy blanket in the early hours of the morning.