Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Fitzroy River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the lower Dawson River

Issued at 8:12 am EST on Wednesday 7 March 2018
Flood Warning Number: 17

Minor flood levels are expected to have eased on the lower Dawson River between
Baralaba and Beckers.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.

Dawson River downstream of Theodore:
Minor flood levels have eased on the lower Dawson River between Baralaba and
Beckers.

No observations are currently available on the Dawson River at Baralaba. Based
on upstream river levels, minor flood levels at Baralaba are expected to have
fallen below the minor flood level (4.00 metres) late Tuesday.

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 Utopia Downs TM, 3.14, Falling, 07:00 AM WED 07/03/18
Dawson R at Tarana Crossing Alert, 3.04, Rising, 07:52 AM WED 07/03/18
Dawson R at Taroom TM, 2.84, Steady, 07:00 AM WED 07/03/18
Dawson R at Gyranda Weir TM, 0.33, Steady, 07:00 AM WED 07/03/18
Dawson R at Gyranda Weir Alert, 0.46, Steady, 06:32 AM WED 07/03/18
Dawson R at Moura Weir TM, 0.58, Steady, 05:00 AM WED 07/03/18
Dawson R at Baralaba TW TM, 4.07, Steady, 07:00 AM WED 07/03/18
Fitzroy R at Riverslea TM, 4.48, Falling, 07:00 AM WED 07/03/18

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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