Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Final Flood Warning for the lower Burdekin River
Issued at 9:14 am EST on Wednesday 13 February 2019
Flood Warning Number: 49
Minor flooding is no longer occurring in the lower Burdekin River.
Burdekin River downstream of Burdekin Falls Dam:
River levels are continuing to fall downstream of Burdekin Falls Dam.
The Burdekin River at Dalbeg fell below the minor flood level (10.00 metres)
overnight Tuesday into Wednesday and is currently at 8.89 metres and falling.
The Burdekin River at Clare fell below the minor flood level (8.00 metres)
overnight Tuesday into Wednesday.
The Burdekin River at Inkerman Bridge fell below the minor flood level (7.00
metres) early Wednesday morning and is currently at 6.75 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)
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:
Bowen R at Myuna Alert, 1.56, Steady, 08:30 AM WED 13/02/19
Burdekin R at Dalbeg Alert, 8.89, Falling, 08:45 AM WED 13/02/19
Burdekin R at Millaroo Alert, 8.60, Falling, 08:38 AM WED 13/02/19
Burdekin R at Clare Alert, 8.25, Falling, 08:31 AM WED 13/02/19
Burdekin R at Inkerman Br Alert, 6.75, Falling, 08:27 AM WED 13/02/19
Burdekin R at Rita Island Alert, -0.80, Falling, 08:22 AM WED 13/02/19
Burdekin R at Groper Ck Alert, 1.64, Falling, 08:35 AM WED 13/02/19
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.