Weather Warnings - Flood Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Mulgrave and Russell Rivers

Issued at 9:35 am EST on Friday 5 April 2019
Flood Warning Number: 3

No further river level rises are expected along the Mulgrave and Russell Rivers.

No significant rainfall has been recorded in the catchment area in the last 24
hours. No further significant rainfall is expected for the next few days.

Mulgrave River:
River levels are easing along the Mulgrave River during Friday. No further
flooding is expected.

The Mulgrave River at Peets Bridge is currently at 3.35 metres and steady.

The Mulgrave River at Gordonvale is currently at 8.70 metres and steady.

Russell River:
At Clyde Road minor flood levels are currently 0.67 metres above the bridge and
easing during Friday.

Flood Safety Advice:
Remember: If it's flooded, forget it. For flood emergency assistance contact
the SES on 132 500. For life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000)
immediately.

Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Mulgrave R at The Fisheries Alert, 2.35, Steady, 07:44 AM FRI 05/04/19
Mulgrave R at The Fisheries TM, 2.38, Steady, 08:00 AM FRI 05/04/19
Mulgrave R at Peets Bridge Alert, 3.35, Steady, 08:36 AM FRI 05/04/19
Mulgrave R at Peets Bridge TM, 3.48, Steady, 08:20 AM FRI 05/04/19
Mulgrave R at Gordonvale Alert, 8.70, Steady, 08:38 AM FRI 05/04/19
Russell R at Bucklands TM, 5.31, Falling, 08:00 AM FRI 05/04/19
Babinda Ck at The Boulders TM, 1.63, Steady, 08:13 AM FRI 05/04/19
Russell R at Clyde Rd Alert, 0.67, Rising, 08:41 AM FRI 05/04/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts.
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