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Weather Warnings - Flooding Outlook Advice - Mid-West Region

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 Central West District
Issued at 11:04 am WST on Wednesday 15 February 2017
Western Australia Flood Warning Centre

Recent rainfall has caused significant river rises and areas of flooding in
catchments in the Central West District.

Whilst river rises are possible from flood waters moving downstream, minor
flooding is no longer expected in rivers in the Central West District.

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

Next Issue:
No further Flood Watches for the Central West District will be issued for this

Information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA on 138 138 or visit
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