Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - De Grey River Catchment
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
A Commonwealth and State interagency partnership that provides
flood warning services for the community of Western Australia
Cancellation of Flood Warning for the De Grey River catchment.
Issued at 10:19 am WST on Wednesday 19 February 2014
Western Australia Flood Warning Centre
All the river levels of the De Grey River catchment were below the minor flood
levels at 9am today, Wednesday. No significant rainfall is forecast for the 24
hours to 9am Thursday in the catchment. Flooding is not expected in the De Grey
River catchment during next few days.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
The river levels in the De Grey river catchment are expected to remain below
the minor flood levels during next few days.
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
This warning 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 further flood warnings for the De Grey River catchment will be issued unless
Latest River Heights:
Oakover River at Ripon Hills Road 1.49m steady 09:00 AM WED 19/02/14
Nullagine River at Nullagine 0.28m steady 09:00 AM WED 19/02/14
Nullagine River at Tumbinna Pool 1.27m steady 09:00 AM WED 19/02/14
Coongan River at Marble Bar 0.19m steady 09:00 AM WED 19/02/14
Coongan River at Marble Bar Rd xing NA
Shaw River at North Pole Mine 0.03m steady 09:00 AM WED 19/02/14
Shaw River at Marble Bar Rd xing NA
De Grey River at Coolenar Pool 1.29m steady 09:00 AM WED 19/02/14
Information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA Customer Contact Centre on
138 138 or at www.mainroads.wa.gov.au.