Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland
MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE NICHOLSON RIVER
Issued at 11:02 am EST on Saturday 8 March 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 24
Minor flood levels are possible on the Albert River at Burketown during the next few days.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
BURKETOWN: Rises above the minor flood level are possible during the next few days.
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
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
The next warning will be issued by 11am Sunday.
Latest River Heights:
|Location||Height of River||Date/Time of Observation|
|Gregory R at Riversleigh *||1.79m steady||08:00 AM SAT 08/03/14|
|Gregory R at Gregory Downs *||2.75m falling||08:00 AM SAT 08/03/14|
|Albert R at Burketown Airstrip||NA||NA|
|* auto station.|
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.