Weather

Flood Warning - Gulf Rivers

9 April 2018 09:38 EST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the lower Norman River

Issued at 9:38 am EST on Monday 9 April 2018
Flood Warning Number: 14

The Norman River at Normanton has eased below the minor flood level.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.

Norman River:
Minor flood levels are continuing to ease slowly along the Norman River at
Glenore Weir.

The Norman River at Normanton eased below the minor flood level early Monday
morning and is currently at 1.88 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)
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:
Norman R d/s Yappar R Junction TM, 2.579, Falling, 06:00 AM MON 09/04/18
Norman R at Glenore Weir TM, 9.39, Steady, 08:00 AM MON 09/04/18
Norman R at Normanton TM, 1.88, Falling, 08:20 AM MON 09/04/18
Karumba Tide TM, 2.49, Steady, 08:58 AM MON 09/04/18

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.