Weather Warnings - Flood Warning
Final Flood Warning for the Interior District
Issued at 11:03 am WST on Sunday 22 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 10
Areas of flooding are expected to ease in the Interior District during Sunday
For the 24 hours to 9am Monday,there is a medium (60%) chance of showers and
thunderstorms forecast for the Interior District.
Areas of localised flooding are still possible in the Interior due to recent
rainfall over the past week. However, widespread heavy rainfall is not expected
during Sunday into Monday, and flooding is expected to begin to ease.
Flood Safety Advice:
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 is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 213. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts.
Evacuations have been ordered in coastal towns and communities of the Whitsundays council area in north Queensland as Tropical Cyclone Debbie bears down, with authorities warning of damaging tidal surges.
Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.
Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.