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Flood Warning - Tully River

20 January 2018 09:03 EST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Tully and Murray Rivers

Issued at 9:03 am EST on Saturday 20 January 2018
Flood Warning Number: 6

River levels are easing in the Tully and Murray Rivers

No significant rainfall has been recorded in the Tully and Murray River
catchments in the past 24 hours. No further significant rainfall is forecast
for the weekend.

Tully River:
Minor flooding has eased along the Tully River.

The Tully River at Euramo is currently at 4.28 metres and continuing to fall.

Murray River:
Minor flooding is expected to have eased along the Murray River.

The Murray River at Murray Flats was 7.05 metres at 7am Saturday and falling.
The Murray River at Murray Flats is expected to have fallen below the minor
flood level (7.00 m) Saturday morning.

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:
Tully R at Euramo Alert, 4.23, Falling, 08:47 AM SAT 20/01/18
Murray R at Upper Murray TM, 2.85, Steady, 08:00 AM SAT 20/01/18
Murray R at Murray Flats Alert, 7.05, Falling, 06:53 AM SAT 20/01/18

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.