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Flood Warning - Diamantina River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Initial Flood Warning For The Diamantina River
Issued at 01:16 PM EST on Monday 21 September 2020
Flood Watch Number: 1

Showers and thunderstorms are possible in the catchment Monday evening into Tuesday.

Diamantina River to Diamantina Lakes:
River levels at Diamantina Lakes are rising, with further rises to the minor flood level (2.0 metres) and Springvale Diamantina Lakes Road causeway (2.1 metres) possible during the rest of the week.

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:
The next warning will be issued by 01:00 pm EST on Wednesday 23 September 2020.

Latest River Heights:
Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM,1.27,Rising,12:00 PM MON 21/09/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. 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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