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Flood: Paroo River

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 7:08pm (AEDT)



IDN36632
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE PAROO RIVER AT WILLARA CROSSING
Issued at 8:51 am EDT on Friday 12 February 2016
Flood Warning Number: 2

Some minor flooding is occurring along the Paroo River at Hungerford.
Floodwaters from Hungerford are currently approaching Willara Crossing where
river levels are rising and a minor flood peak is expected late Sunday
[14/02/2016].

Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Willara Crossing
- exceed minor flood level (0.7 metres) Friday [12/02/2016]
- peak around 1.0 metres late Sunday [14/02/2016] with minor flooding

Wanaaring
- remain blow the minor flood level

FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.nsw.gov.au

For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500.
For life threatening emergencies, call 000 immediately.

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/

Next Issue:
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am on Monday [15/02/2016]

Note: river levels are updated more frequently on www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/

Latest River Heights:
Paroo R at Caiwarro 1.45m falling 05:30 AM FRI 12/02/16
Paroo R at Hungerford 1.00m steady 06:00 AM FRI 12/02/16
Paroo R at Willara Crossing 0.63m rising 08:00 AM FRI 12/02/16
Paroo R at Wanaaring NA

For latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/

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No current warnings

Flood: Fitzroy River

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 6:08pm (AEST)



IDQ20765
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE LOWER DAWSON AND FITZROY RIVERS
Issued at 9:21 am EST on Sunday 14 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 19

Minor flood levels continue along the lower Dawson River. River rises are
occurring on the Fitzroy River.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.

DAWSON RIVER TO THEODORE:
River levels remain below the minor flood level and will continue to ease
during the next few days.

DAWSON RIVER DOWNSTREAM OF THEODORE:
River levels peaked at Moura during Saturday and are falling. Minor flood
levels continue to slowly rise downstream between Baralaba and Beckers.

ISAAC RIVER:
River levels at Yatton eased below minor during Saturday.

MACKENZIE RIVER:
River levels continue to ease below minor between Tartrus and Coolmaringa.

FITZROY RIVER:
River levels at Riverslea peaked at 12.92 metres at about 2pm Saturday, with
river levels falling during Sunday morning. Slow river rises are occurring
downstream through to Rockhampton.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
DAWSON RIVER at:

TAROOM: River levels to remain below the minor flood level.

THEODORE: River levels to remain below the minor flood level.

MOURA (Manual gauge): River levels to slowly ease during the next few days.

BARALABA (Manual gauge): Minor flood levels expected to peak about 5.25 metres
during Sunday afternoon or evening.

ISAAC RIVER at:
YATTON: River levels to remain below the minor flood level.

FITZROY RIVER:
YAAMBA: Exceed the minor flood level (9.0 metres) during Sunday. Reach a minor
flood peak around 9.6 metres during Monday morning.

ROCKHAMPTON: River level rises are expected to remain below the minor flood
level (7.0 metres), and reach around 4.7 to 5.0 metres during Monday afternoon.

Predictions will be refined once upstream peaks are observed.

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.qldalert.com

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 9:30 am AEST on Monday 15th February
2016.

Latest River Heights:
Dawson R at Taroom * 2.51m falling 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Dawson R at The Glebe NA
Dawson R at Theodore NA
Dawson R at Moura NA
Mimosa Ck at Redcliffe * 1.09m steady 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Dawson R at Baralaba NA
Dawson R at Beckers * 5.71m steady 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Dawson R at Knebworth * NA
Mackenzie R at Bedford Weir TW # 2.25m steady 08:26 AM SUN 14/02/16
Mackenzie R at Bingegang Weir HW # 7.8m steady 06:25 AM SUN 14/02/16
Connors R at Pink Lagoon * 2.12m falling 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Isaac R at Yatton * 4.68m falling 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Mackenzie R at Tartrus * 6.62m falling 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Fitzroy R at Riverslea * 12.13m falling 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Fitzroy R at Rockhampton NA
*,# auto statio
NA no obs availabl

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.

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Flood: Condamine-Balonne Rivers

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 6:08pm (AEST)



IDQ20825
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE BALONNE RIVER
Issued at 9:51 am EST on Sunday 14 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 12

River levels continue ease below minor on the Balonne River at St George.
Minor flood levels are possible downstream along the Balonne River Minor at
Dirranbandi during Sunday. Minor flood levels are also possible further
downstream along the Bokhara River at Hebel during this week.

No further significant rainfall is expected for the next few days.

BALONNE RIVER FROM SURAT TO WAROO:
River levels eased below minor at Weribone during Saturday. River levels are
slowly easing along the Balonne River through to Waroo (observations not
available).

BALONNE RIVER FROM WAROO TO ST GEORGE:
River levels eased below minor at St George during Saturday.

BALONNE RIVER MINOR AND BOKHARA RIVER DOWNSTREAM OF ST GEORGE:
Minor flood levels peaked during Saturday on the Balonne River Minor at
Hastings. Minor flood levels are rising on the Narran River at
Dirranbandi-Hebel Road.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
BALONNE RIVER at:
WAROO: River levels to remain below the minor flood level.

ST GEORGE: River levels to continue to ease below the minor flood level.

DIRRIBANDI: River levels rises to peak around the minor flood level (4.0
metres) during Sunday.

HEBEL: River level rises to the minor flood level (1.0 metre) are possible
during 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.qldalert.com

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 Monday 15th February
2016.

Latest River Heights:
Balonne R at Surat (Auto) * 3.38m steady 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Balonne R at Surat (manual) NA
Balonne R at Weribone * 4.61m falling 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Balonne R at Warroo NA
Maranoa R at Old Cashmere * 2.64m steady 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Balonne R at St George * (auto) 3.33m falling 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Culgoa R at Woolerbilla * 1.78m rising 03:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Briarie Ck Hebel-Woolerbilla Rd * NA
Balonne R Minor at Dirranbandi NA
Narran R at Dirranbandi-Hebel Rd * 3.52m steady 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Ballandool R at Hebel-Bollon Rd * 1.78m steady 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Bokhara R at Hebel * NA
* auto statio
NA no obs availabl

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.

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Flood: Georgina/Eyre Ck

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 6:08pm (AEST)



IDQ20870
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

MAJOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE GEORGINA RIVER AND MODERATE FLOOD WARNING FOR EYRE
CREEK
Issued at 10:13 am EST on Sunday 14 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 15

Major flood levels at Marion Downs are possible during Sunday or Monday.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.

GEORGINA RIVER:

River levels continue to ease below minor between Roxborough Downs and
Glenormiston. Moderate flood levels continue to slowly rise further downstream
at Marion Downs.

EYRE CREEK:
Expect minor flood levels to be rising at Bedourie (no observations). Minor
flood levels are rising very slowly downstream at Glengyle.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
GEORGINA RIVER at:

MARION DOWNS: River levels are expected to peak close to the major flood level
(5.0 metres) during Sunday or Monday.

EYRE CREEK at:

BEDOURIE: Minor flood levels are expected to be occurring during Sunday, with a
possible moderate flood peak expected during this week.

GLENGYLE: Minor flood levels will continue to slowly rise. River levels likely
to exceed the moderate flood level (3.0 metres) during this week.

Predictions will be refined at Bedourie and Glengyle once an upstream peak is
observed at Marion Downs.

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.qldalert.com

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 10:30 am AEST on Monday 15th February
2016.

Latest River Heights:
Georgina R at Roxborough Downs * 3.59m steady 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Georgina R at Glenormiston NA
Burke R at Boulia * 1.76m steady 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Georgina R at Marion Downs 4.55m rising 09:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Eyre Ck at Bedourie NA
King Creek at Cluny NA
Eyre Ck at Glengyle 2.4m rising 07:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
* auto statio
NA no obs availabl

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.

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Flood: Thomson/Barcoo/Cooper Ck

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 6:08pm (AEST)



IDQ20860
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE THOMSON RIVER AND COOPER CREEK
Issued at 10:36 am EST on Sunday 14 February 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 12

Minor flood levels have peaked at Longreach during Saturday, and are easing
during Sunday morning.

No significant rainfall is expected across the catchment area over the next few
days.

THOMSON RIVER:
A minor flood peak at Longreach of 3.73 metres was recorded at about 7am
Saturday, with minor flooding easing during Sunday morning. Downstream at
Stonehenge (auto), river levels remain steady and below the minor flood level
(3.0 metres).

COOPER CREEK:
River levels at Windorah remain steady and below the minor flood level (3.0
metres).
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
THOMSON RIVER at:

LONGREACH: Minor flood levels to ease below the minor flood level (3.3 metres)
overnight Sunday.

STONEHENGE (Manual): River level rises are expected during Sunday. Exceed the
minor flood level (2.0 metres) likely during this week.

JUNDAH: River level rises are expected during the next few days, with minor
flood levels likely during this week.

COOPER CREEK at:

WINDORAH: Renewed rises are likely with floodwaters arriving from the upper
Thomson River during this week.

More detailed river level predictions will be made for the lower Thomson River
and Cooper Creek once upstream peaks are observed.

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.qldalert.com

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 10:30 am AEST on Monday 15th February
2016.

Latest River Heights:
Cornish Ck at Bowen Downs * 2.59m falling 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Thomson R at Longreach Auto * 3.57m steady 09:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Darr R at Darr Auto * 1.81m steady 09:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Thomson R at Bogewong * 2.39m rising 09:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Thomson R Stonehenge (West) * 1.69m steady 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Thomson R Stonehenge (East) NA
Thomson R at Jundah NA
Barcoo R at Blackall * 1.32m steady 08:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Alice R at Barcaldine Weir Auto * 0.29m steady 09:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Barcoo R at Wahroongha 1.35m falling 06:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Barcoo R at Retreat Auto * 1.36m steady 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Barcoo R at Retreat NA
Cooper Ck at Windorah * 2.57m steady 09:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
Cooper Ck at Durham Downs NA
Wilson R at Noccundra Hotel NA
Cooper Ck at Nappa Merrie * 1.41m steady 04:00 AM SUN 14/02/16
* auto statio
NA no obs availabl

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.

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Fire Weather: South Australian Locales

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 1:04am (AEDT)

IDS20290
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mid North and
Riverland forecast districts.

Issued at 5:36 am CDT on Saturday 13 February 2016.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry inland with west to southwesterly winds increasing to 25-35
km/h on and east of the ranges during the early to mid afternoon. Winds turning
southwest to southerly later in the day, and increasing to 30-45 km/h over the
pastoral districts as a milder airmass pushes north.

For the rest of Saturday 13 February:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following forecast districts:
North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mid North and Riverland

The Country Fire Service advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.cfs.sa.gov.au, and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.cfs.sa.gov.au.

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.

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Gale: South East Coast

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 7:08pm (AEDT)

IDT20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 4:07 pm EDT on Sunday 14 February 2016
for the period until midnight EDT Monday 15 February 2016.

Wind Warnings for Sunday 14 February
Gale Warning for the following area:
South East Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Channel, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders
Island, Lower East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes
Cancellation for the following areas:
Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay, Storm Bay and Far North
West Coast

Wind Warnings for Monday 15 February
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound,
South East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay, Storm Bay, Channel, East
of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast and Lower East Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:00 am EDT Monday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Strong Wind: Channel, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island, Lower East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 7:08pm (AEDT)

IDT20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 4:07 pm EDT on Sunday 14 February 2016
for the period until midnight EDT Monday 15 February 2016.

Wind Warnings for Sunday 14 February
Gale Warning for the following area:
South East Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Channel, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders
Island, Lower East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes
Cancellation for the following areas:
Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay, Storm Bay and Far North
West Coast

Wind Warnings for Monday 15 February
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound,
South East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay, Storm Bay, Channel, East
of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast and Lower East Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:00 am EDT Monday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Strong Wind: Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 7:08pm (AEDT)

IDV20600
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Victoria
Issued at 4:52 pm EDT on Sunday 14 February 2016
for the period until midnight EDT Monday 15 February 2016.

Wind Warnings for Sunday 14 February
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Central Coast

Wind Warnings for Monday 15 February
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:10 am EDT Monday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Fire Weather: Western Australia area

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 7:08pm (AEDT)

IDW30000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Central West, Gascoyne and Interior fire weather districts.

Issued at 3:59 pm WST on Sunday 14 February 2016.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions through the Gascoyne and Central West district with
fresh and gusty easterly winds.

For Monday 15 February:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Coastal Central West - North and Inland Central West - North

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Gascoyne, Interior, Coastal Central West - South and Inland Central West - South

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.dfes.wa.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.dfes.wa.gov.au.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am WST Monday.

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Strong Wind: Perth Local Waters, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast and Leeuwin Coast

Issued at: 14 Feb 2016, 7:08pm (AEDT)

IDW20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia
Issued at 4:03 pm WST on Sunday 14 February 2016
for the period until midnight WST Monday 15 February 2016.

Wind Warnings for Sunday 14 February
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin Coast, Perth
Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast and Leeuwin Coast

Wind Warnings for Monday 15 February
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast and
Leeuwin Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:00 am WST Monday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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