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Flood Warning for QLD

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

Final Flood Watch for catchments between Gladstone and the Sunshine Coast

Issued at 11:41 am EST on Saturday 13 October 2018
Flood Watch Number: 2

Heavy rainfall has now eased across the Flood Watch area and rises above the
minor flood level are no longer expected.

Up to 150 mm of rainfall has been recorded across the Flood Watch area in the
past 24 hours which has caused small river level rises across some catchments.

Further localised rainfall is possible during Saturday but not expected to
produce river level rises above the minor flood level.


Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:


Dawson and Don Rivers
Calliope River
Boyne
River
Baffle Creek
Kolan River
Burnett River

Burrum and Cherwell Rivers
Mary River
Noosa
River
Sunshine Coast Rivers and Creeks


See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood warnings for
Queensland.
For more information on the Flood Watch Service:
http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml

Flood Safety Advice:
This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and creeks
should monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings.
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.
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219 at a low call cost of
27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.
Warning, rainfall and river information are available at
www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood/

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

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