IDQ20750Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Minor Flood Warning for the Don River and Flood Warning for the Proserpine River
Issued at 10:12 am EST on Thursday 30 March 2017
Flood Warning Number: 14
River levels in the Don and Proserpine Rivers are easing.
No further heavy rainfall is expected across the catchment.
Minor flooding is occurring along the Don River.
The Don River at Bowen Pump Station peaked at 5.35 metres around 10:00 am Thursday 30 March and is currently at 3.25 metres and falling. The Don River at Bowen Pump Station is likely to remain above the minor flood level during much of Thursday.
Conditions are generally easing across the catchment.
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
The next warning will be issued by 06:00 pm EST on Thursday 30 March 2017.
Latest River Heights:
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|Don R at Ida Ck TM||1.86||Falling||09:00 AM THU 30/03/17|
|Don R at Mt Dangar Alert||2.80||Steady||10:02 AM THU 30/03/17|
|Don R at Reeves TM||2.70||Falling||09:00 AM THU 30/03/17|
|Don R at Bowen Pump Stn Alert||3.20||Falling||10:03 AM THU 30/03/17|
|Bowen Wharf Tide TM||2.44||Steady||09:33 AM THU 30/03/17|
|Proserpine R at P Faust Dam HW TM||-3.34||Rising||04:00 PM WED 29/03/17|
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.