Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Final Flood Warning for the Tully and Murray Rivers
Issued at 8:37 am EST on Saturday 31 March 2018
Flood Warning Number: 20
River levels are slowly easing in the Tully River at Euramo and the Murray
River at Murray Flats.
A Flood Watch is current for coastal catchments between Cairns and Burnett
Heads, which includes the Tully and Murray Rivers, for possible heavy rainfall
developing late Sunday and into Monday. Further updates to the Flood Watch will
be issued across the weekend.
River levels are easing in the Tully River.
The Tully River at Euramo is currently at 5.93 metres below the minor flood
level (6.0 metres) and falling.
River levels are easing in the Murray River.
The Murray River at Murray Flats is currently at 6.95 metres below the minor
flood level (7.0 metres) and falling.
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)
Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Tully R at Tully Gorge Alert, 1.88, Steady, 08:29 AM SAT 31/03/18
Tully R at Bolinda Estate Alert, 1.70, Steady, 06:54 AM SAT 31/03/18
Tully R at Euramo Alert, 5.88, Falling, 08:28 AM SAT 31/03/18
Murray R at Upper Murray Alert, 3.83, Steady, 06:49 AM SAT 31/03/18
Murray R at Murray Flats Alert, 6.95, Falling, 08:29 AM SAT 31/03/18
Clump Point Tide Alert, 3.44, Rising, 08:30 AM SAT 31/03/18
Cardwell Tide Alert, 3.69, Rising, 08:26 AM SAT 31/03/18
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.