Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Fitzroy River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Upper Dawson River

Issued at 4:54 pm EST on Monday 5 February 2018
Flood Warning Number: 3

River levels at Taroom peaked below the minor flood level Monday afternoon.

No further significant rainfall is forecast for the catchment.

Dawson River to Theodore:
No further flooding is expected in the Dawson River to Theodore.

The Dawson River at Taroom peaked below 4.4 metres Monday afternoon and is
currently at 4.34 metres and falling.. River levels will continue to fall
Monday evening.

The Dawson River at Theodore is expected to remain below the minor flood level
(8.00 m).

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:
Dawson R at Taroom TM, 4.34, Steady, 04:00 PM MON 05/02/18

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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