Fairfax Media Network

Weather Warnings - Flooding Outlook Advice - Kimberley

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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
Cyclone Lam.

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/

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts/

Next Issue:
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
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Clean-up continues, patients remain displaced after severe storm hits NSW North Coast

08:11 EDT

The clean-up is continuing after a severe storm hit the New South Wales North Coast on Sunday afternoon leaving thousands without power and displacing some patients at Lismore Base Hospital.

Hot, windy weather forecast for South Australia bushfire zone

07:59 EDT

Hot, windy weather could pose a danger on the fire ground in South Australia's lower north today, authorities have warned.

Queensland storms: Roofs ripped off houses in Warwick, 20,000 properties left without power

07:16 EDT

More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs and about 20,000 properties were left without power after very dangerous thunderstorms tore across south-east Queensland on Sunday afternoon.