Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Don & Proserpine River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning For The Don River
Issued at 09:08 AM EST on Friday 28 February 2020
Flood Watch Number: 3

River levels are easing at Bowen Pump Station on the Don River, following a peak just below the minor flood level overnight.
Showers and thunderstorms are forecast for the remainder of Friday, with the possibility of locally heavy falls. Renewed rises are possible and the situation will continue to be monitored. Warnings will be issued as required.

Don River:
River levels are easing on the Don River, however localised heavy falls may result in renewed river level rises later Friday.
The Don River at Bowen Pump Station is currently at 1.85 metres and falling.

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

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

Latest River Heights:
Don R at Ida Ck TM,0.99,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 28/02/20
Don R at Mt Dangar Alert,2.05,Falling,07:31 AM FRI 28/02/20
Don R at Reeves TM,1.66,Falling,08:00 AM FRI 28/02/20
Don R at Bowen Pump Stn Alert,1.85,Falling,08:07 AM FRI 28/02/20
Bowen Wharf Tide TM,1.71,Steady,08:15 AM FRI 28/02/20
Proserpine R at P Faust Dam HW TM,-3.67,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 28/02/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at The latest weather forecast is available at
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