Weather Warnings - Flooding Outlook Advice - Goldfields
A Commonwealth and State interagency partnership that provides
flood warning services for the community of Western Australia
Cancellation of Flood Watch for the Southern Goldfields District
Issued at 10:53 am WST on Friday 14 November 2014
Western Australia Flood Warning Centre
No further flooding is expected in the Southern Goldfields as no significant
rainfall is forecast for the next few days.
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 flood watches for the Goldfields will be issued unless conditions change.
Information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA Customer Contact Centre on
138 138 or at www.mainroads.wa.gov.au
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