Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the
Final Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cooktown and Port Douglas
Issued at 11:49 am EST on Thursday 16 May 2019
Flood Watch Number: 4
Areas of heavy rainfall are no longer expected across the Flood Watch area.
Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood and cyclone products
For more information on the Flood Watch Service:
Flood Safety Advice:
This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and creeks
should monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings.
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.
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
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.