Flood Warning for the Fitzroy River

IDQ20765

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE ISAAC RIVER

Issued at 8:37 am EST on Monday 26 January 2015

by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 5

Minor flood levels have peaked in the Isaac River at Yatton.

Showers and thunderstorms are possible in the Fitzroy catchment over the next few days.

CONNORS AND ISAAC RIVERS:

A minor flood peak of 9.29 metres was recorded on Sunday afternoon in the Isaac River at Yatton. Minor flood levels continue to fall during Monday morning.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:

ISAAC RIVER at:

YATTON: River levels will continue to fall during Monday, and fall below the minor flood level later this week.

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.disaster.qld.gov.au

Weather Forecast:

For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts .

Next Issue:

The next warning is due to be issued by 9 am on Tuesday 27 January 2015.

Latest River Heights:

Location Height of River Date/Time of Observation
Dawson R at Utopia Downs * 2.29m rising 06:30 AM MON 26/01/15
Juandah Ck at Windamere * 0.61m steady 06:00 AM MON 26/01/15
Dawson R at Taroom * 1.12m steady 06:00 AM MON 26/01/15
Dawson R at The Glebe NA NA
Dawson R at Theodore NA NA
Dawson R at Moura NA NA
Dawson R at Beckers * 2.37m rising 06:00 AM MON 26/01/15
Dawson R at Knebworth * 3.21m rising 07:00 AM MON 26/01/15
*,# auto station
NA: no obs reported

Warnings and River Height Bulletins are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood.

Flood Warnings are also available on telephone 1300 659 219 at a low call cost of 27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.