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Flood Warning - Paroo River

15 May 2019 10:02 EST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Paroo River (QLD)

Issued at 10:02 am EST on Wednesday 15 May 2019
Flood Warning Number: 12

River levels along the lower Paroo River have eased below the minor flood level.

No rainfall is expected in the catchment area during the next few days.

Paroo River downstream of Eulo:
River levels at Hungerford eased below minor overnight Tuesday.

The Paroo River at Hungerford is currently at 0.95 metres (below minor) and
falling. The Paroo River at Hungerford will remain below the minor flood level
(1.00 m), with no further rises expected during the next few days.

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:
Paroo River at Caiwarro, 1.30, Steady, 06:00 AM WED 15/05/19
Paroo R at Hungerford, 0.95, Falling, 06:00 AM WED 15/05/19

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.