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Flood Warning

22 February 2017 12:08 EST









Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Final Flood Watch for the Gulf Rivers.
Issued at 12:07 pm EST on Wednesday 22 February 2017
Issue Number: 7

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue across the Gulf River
catchments for the next few days. Isolated daily rainfall totals of 50-80 mm
are possible.

This rainfall is not expected to cause any further significant river level
rises across the Flood Watch area.


Daily rainfall totals up to 100 mm have been recorded in the Norman River
catchment to 9am Wednesday causing rises to the minor flood level in the lower
reaches of the Norman River.

A minor flood warning remains current for the Norman River.

See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood warnings for
Queensland.

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

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts

Next Issue:
No further Flood Watches will be issued for this rainfall event.

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
www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood