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Weather Warnings - Flooding Outlook Advice - Gascoyne

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 Gascoyne District.
Issued at 3:55 pm WST on Thursday 8 May 2014
Western Australia Flood Warning Centre

A cold front and rain band has passed through the Gascoyne bringing widespread
rainfall. Rainfall totals of between 20mm and 50mm have been recorded with
small rises in local rivers and streams.

No significant rainfall is forecast for the Gascoyne over the next few days.

Flooding is no longer expected to develop in the Gascoyne District.


DFES's State Emergency Service (SES) 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 velocity.

Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au

Current river levels are available from Department of Water at
www.water.wa.gov.au

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 forecasts see www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts

Next Issue:
No further watches will be issued for the Gascoyne District unless conditions
change.

Information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA on 138 138 or visit
www.mainroads.wa.gov.au.

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