Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for WA

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia
This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments.

Final Flood Watch For The Ashburton, Murchison And Greenough Rivers
Issued at 11:30 AM WST on Sunday 07 February 2021
Flood Watch Number: 13

A tropical low which brought heavy rain to the states north and west coasts is expected to move through the south west today.
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Sunday, widespread rainfall of 40 - 70 mm has been recorded in the affected catchments, however flooding is not expected to occur.
Observed and forecast rainfall is not expected to cause any flood impacts in any catchments, except those that have flood warnings.

Ashburton River
Murchison River
Greenough River

Ashburton River:
Cancellation
Murchison River:
Cancellation
Greenough River:
Cancellation

This flood watch is available by dialling 1300 659 213. For more information on the Flood Watch Service visit http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml

Flood Safety Advice:
Current river levels are available from Department of Water and Environmental Regulation at www.water.wa.gov.au/maps-and-data/monitoring/river-level-monitoring
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 velocity.
Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au}

Next issue:
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.

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