Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Final Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Rollingstone and Gladstone,
extending inland to parts of the Burdekin and Fitzroy catchments
Issued at 11:41 am EST on Friday 19 May 2017
Issue Number: 4
The forecast rainfall is not expected to produce any significant flooding
issues in catchments that are not currently covered by Flood Warnings. The
Flood Watch has therefore been finalised.
Flood Warnings have been issued for some of the catchments within the Flood
Watch area including the Don, Haughton and Bohle River catchments.
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood warnings for
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood/brochures/flood_watch/ for further information
about Flood Watch.
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
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
This is the final Flood Watch for this event. River height bulletins will
continue to be issued.
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219 at a low call cost of
27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.
Warning, rainfall and river information are available at