IDQ20765Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Final Flood Warning for the lower Dawson River
Issued at 10:57 am EST on Saturday 1 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 14
Flood levels continue easing along the lower Dawson River at Baralaba and downstream.
No significant rainfall is expected until Monday when another trough is likely to bring widespread rain and showers across the catchment.
Dawson River downstream of Theodore:
Minor flood levels along the lower Dawson River between Beckers and Knebworth are falling and expected to continue to fall.
Minor flood levels at Baralaba (manual) are expected to have fallen below the minor flood level (4.0 m) during Saturday morning and to continue to fall.
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
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|Dawson R at Utopia Downs TM||1.90||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dawson R at Tarana Crossing Alert||1.29||Steady||09:01 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Juandah Ck at Windamere TM||0.80||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dawson R at Taroom TM||1.58||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dawson R at Gyranda Weir TM||0.20||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dawson R at Theodore Weir TM||6.41||Steady||08:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dawson R at Moura Weir TM||0.48||Steady||08:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Mimosa Ck at Karamea Alert||1.46||Falling||09:28 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dawson R at Baralaba TW TM||3.70||Falling||09:45 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Callide Ck at Callide Dam HW TM||-1.90||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Kroombit Ck at Kroombit Dam HW TM||-2.54||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Callide Ck at Goovigen TM||0.74||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dee River at Number 7 Dam TM||16.57||Steady||08:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Don R at Rannes TM||2.07||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Dawson R at Knebworth TM||5.19||Falling||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Fitzroy R at Riverslea TM||4.14||Steady||10:00 AM SAT 01/10/16|
|Port Alma Tide TM||4.35||Steady||10:38 AM SAT 01/10/16|
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.