Flood Warning for the Paroo River

IDQ20850

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE PAROO RIVER

Issued at 9:25 am EST on Tuesday 3 March 2015

by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 10

Minor flood levels at Hungerford will ease over the next few days.

No significant rainfall is forecast.

PAROO RIVER:

River levels continue to ease at Caiwarro. Downstream, minor flood levels at Hungerford have started to fall.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:

PAROO RIVER at:

Hungerford: River levels are expected to fall below the minor flood level (1.0 metres) by Thursday.

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 10:00 am AEST on Wednesday 4 March 2015.

Latest River Heights:

Location Height of River Date/Time of Observation
Paroo R at Caiwarro * 1.36m falling 08:20 AM TUE 03/03/15
Paroo R at Hungerford 1.4m falling slowly 06:00 AM TUE 03/03/15
* auto station

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