Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Final Flood Warning for the Gilbert River
Issued at 8:59 am EST on Saturday 20 May 2017
Flood Warning Number: 3
River level rises have peaked along the Gilbert and Einasleigh Rivers and their
No further significant rainfall is expected into next week.
River levels on the Gilbert River at Rockfields peaked just below the deck
level (6.0 metres) of the A J Bond Bridge - Gulf Development Road during Friday
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:
Gilbert R at Rockfields TM, 4.95, Falling, 04:00 AM SAT 20/05/17
Einasleigh R at Einasleigh TM, 5.10, Falling, 08:00 AM SAT 20/05/17
Etheridge R at Roseglen TM, 2.26, Falling, 08:00 AM SAT 20/05/17
Gilbert R at Miranda Downs, Not Available
Gilbert R at Burke Dev Rd TM, 1.67, Steady, 08:00 AM SAT 20/05/17
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.