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Strong Wind: Eden Coast

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDN20400
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Issued at 10:00 pm EDT on Thursday 19 January 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Friday 20 January 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 19 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Eden Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 January
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Batemans Coast and Eden Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Sydney Closed Waters, Byron Coast, Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast,
Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:10 am EDT Friday.


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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Severe Thunderstorm: Lower Western and Upper Western Forecast Districts

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDN65156
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
for DAMAGING WINDS and HEAVY RAINFALL
For people in parts of the
Lower Western and
Upper Western Forecast Districts.

Issued at 11:18 pm Thursday, 19 January 2017.

A line of severe thunderstorms is moving from South Australia into New South
Wales and is likely to produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall that may lead
to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations
which may be affected include Broken Hill, Wentworth, Menindee, Balranald and
Fowlers Gap.

Adelaide Airport recorded a wind gust of 111 km/h with this same line of
thunderstorms.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move your car under cover or away from trees.
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony.
* Keep at least 8 metres away from fallen power lines or objects that may be
energised, such as fences.
* Report fallen power lines to either Ausgrid on 131 388, or Endeavour Energy
on 131 003 or Essential Energy on 132 080, as shown on your power bill.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.
* If you are trapped by flash flooding, seek refuge in the highest available
place and ring 000 if you need rescue.
* Unplug computers and appliances.
* Avoid using the phone during the storm.
* Stay indoors away from windows, and keep children and pets indoors as well.
* For emergency help in floods and storms, ring the SES [NSW and ACT] on 132
500.

The next warning is due to be issued by 2:20 am Friday.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 218. The Bureau and State Emergency
Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

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Severe Weather: Northern Territory area

Issued at: 18 Jan 2017, 10:55pm (AEDT)

IDD20042
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

CANCELLATION SEVERE WEATHER WARNING

Issued at 2:37 pm Wednesday, 18 January 2017.

Severe weather is no longer occurring in Northern Territory.

The immediate threat of severe weather has passed, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

The Northern Territory Emergency Service advises that people should:
* pull over if it is raining heavily and you cannot see, park with your hazard
lights on until the rain clears
* avoid driving into water of unknown depth and current
* stay away from flooded drains, rivers, streams and waterways
* stay away from fallen power lines. They are dangerous and should always be
treated as live
* for emergency help in floods, storms and cyclones, contact the NTES on 132
500. For more safety tips visit www.securent.nt.gov.au

No further warnings will be issued for this event.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 214. The Bureau and Northern
Territory Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

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Flood: Gulf Rivers

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 10:23pm (AEST)

IDQ20875
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Major Flood Warning for the lower Flinders River, Minor Flood Warning for the
Norman River and Flood Warnings for the Nicholson/Gregory and Leichhardt River

Issued at 9:27 am EST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 9

Major flood levels are being recorded on the lower Flinders River at Walkers
Bend.

No significant rainfall totals have been recorded in the 24 hours to 9am
Thursday. Further showers and storms are expected today particularly in coastal
areas but this is not expected to worsen the current flood situation.

Nicholson and Gregory Rivers:
Minor flood levels continue to fall at Gregory Downs after a major flood peak
of around 11 metres on Wednesday. Downstream, river levels are expected to be
rising although at this stage minor flooding is not expected at Burketown on
the Albert River.

Leichhardt River:
River levels are slowly rising along the lower Leichhardt River downstream of
Floraville.

Flinders River downstream of Richmond:
Major flooding is occurring along the lower Flinders River.

The Flinders River at Walkers Bend is currently at 7.2 metres and slowly
rising. The Flinders River at Walkers Bend may peak between 9.00 and 10.00
metres over the weekend.

Norman River:
Minor flood levels are being recorded in the lower Norman River and the Walker
Creek.

The Norman River at Normanton is currently at 1.47 metres and falling due to
the tide. The Norman River at Normanton may reach the minor flood level (2.00
m) by the weekend.

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

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 09:30 am EST on Friday 20 January 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Porcupine Ck at Mt Emu Plains TM, 1.77, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Flinders R at Glendower Crossing TM, 0.62, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Flinders R at Hulberts Bridge TM, 3.53, Falling, 07:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Flinders R at Punchbowl TM, 3.72, Rising, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Flinders R at Etta Plains TM, 1.38, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Cloncurry R at Cloncurry TM, 1.18, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Gilliat R at Wills Dev Rd TM, 6.75, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Julia Ck at Julia Ck TM, 1.35, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Cloncurry R at Canobie Auto TM, 6.08, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Flinders R-Cloncurry R Junction TM, 7.53, Falling, 06:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Flinders R at Walkers Bend TM, 7.22, Rising, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Gregory R at Riversleigh TM, 2.11, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Gregory R at Gregory Downs TM, 6.26, Falling, 08:40 AM THU 19/01/17
Burketown Tide TM, 2.57, Steady, 08:18 AM THU 19/01/17
Albert R at Burketown Airstrip, Not Available
Browns Ck at Railway TM, -1.84, Steady, 08:34 PM WED 18/01/17
Leichhardt R at Doughboy Ck TM, 1.11, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Leichhardt R at Julius Dam TM, 0.12, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Leichhardt R at Miranda Creek TM, 2.28, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Gunpowder Ck at Gunpowder TM, 1.50, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Leichhardt R at Floraville TM, 3.51, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Norman R d/s Yappar R Junction TM, 3.17, Steady, 06:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Norman R at Glenore Weir TM, 9.12, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Norman R at Normanton, Not Available
Norman R at Normanton TM, 1.42, Falling, 08:25 AM THU 19/01/17
Karumba Tide TM, 1.75, Steady, 08:14 AM THU 19/01/17

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.

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Flood: Diamantina River

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 10:23pm (AEST)

IDQ20865
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Flood Warning for the Diamantina River

Issued at 10:23 am EST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 11

Minor flood levels are rising at Elderslie on the Western River with moderate
flood levels remaining steady at Diamantina Lakes on the Diamantina River.

Showers and storms are possible over parts of the catchment for the next few
days.

Diamantina River to Diamantina Lakes:
At 08:00 am Thursday, the river level at Diamantina Lakes is well above the
height of the Springvale Diamantina Lakes Road Causeway (2.1 metres) with
renewed rises possible as upstream flood waters arrive.

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

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 10:30 am EST on Friday 20 January 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Mills Ck at Oondooroo TM, 1.90, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Western R at Apsley, Not Available
Western R at Winton, Not Available
Diamantina R at Elderslie, 1.84, Rising, 06:15 AM THU 19/01/17
Diamantina R at Tulmur, Not Available
Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM, 4.59, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17

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.

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Flood: Thomson/Barcoo/Cooper Ck

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 10:23pm (AEST)

IDQ20860
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning for the Thomson and Barcoo Rivers

Issued at 10:34 am EST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 7

Minor flood levels continue to rise in the upper Barcoo River during Thursday.

No further significant rainfall has been recorded across the catchment in the
24 hours to 9am Thursday. Showers and thunderstorms are possible over the
catchment today.

Thomson River:
River level rises above the minor flood level are possible along the Thomson
River over the weekend as a result of recent rainfall.

Barcoo River to Isisford:
Minor flood levels are nearing a peak at Blackall on the Barcoo River and are
continuing to rise downstream to Isisford.

Barcoo River downstream of Isisford:
Minor flood levels are likely along the Barcoo River downstream of Isisford
over the weekend. Forecasts will be provided once upstream peaks are observed.

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

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Friday 20 January 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Cornish Ck at Bowen Downs TM, 3.43, Falling, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Landsborough R at Muttaburra, Not Available
Thomson R at Camoola Park, Not Available
Thomson R at Longreach Auto TM, 1.24, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Thomson R at Bogewong TM, 1.65, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Barcoo R at Gillespie Alert, 1.90, Rising, 10:22 AM THU 19/01/17
Barcoo R at Duneira Alert, 1.29, Steady, 09:50 AM THU 19/01/17
Barcoo R at Blackall, Not Available
Barcoo R at Coolagh, Not Available
Jordan R at Glencoe Alert, 1.24, Steady, 07:43 AM THU 19/01/17
Jordan R at Jericho Alert, 2.35, Steady, 09:30 AM THU 19/01/17
Alice R at Barcaldine Weir Auto TM, 0.17, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Barcoo R at Isisford, Not Available
Cooper Ck at Windorah TM, 2.57, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Cooper Ck at Lignum Channel TM, 0.11, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Cooper Ck at Nappa Merrie TM, 1.00, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17

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.

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Flood: Bulloo River

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 10:23pm (AEST)

IDQ20855
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for the Bulloo River

Issued at 11:01 am EST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 2

River levels are now falling at Quilpie after a minor flood peak on Wednesday.

Further showers and storms are possible over the next few days.

Bulloo River to Quilpie:
Renewed river level rises are possible in response to the forecast rainfall and
further warnings will be issued if required.

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

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Bulloo R at Milroy, Not Available
Bulloo R at Quilpie TM, 2.62, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Bulloo R at South Comongin, Not Available
Bulloo R at Autumnvale TM, 2.10, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Bulloo R at Thargomindah, Not Available

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.

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Severe Thunderstorm: Cancelled Queensland area

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 10:23pm (AEST)

IDQ20041
Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland Regional Office

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CANCELLATION SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

Issued at 6:45 pm Thursday, 19 January 2017.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in QUEENSLAND.

The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

61mm fell in the 30 minutes to 4:10pm at Boondooma Repeater Alert near Proston.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 219. The Bureau and Queensland Fire
and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

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Strong Wind: Adelaide Metropolitan Waters, Central Coast, South Central Coast, Spencer Gulf, Gulf St Vincent, Investigator Strait, Upper South East Coast and Lower South East Coast

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDS20201
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Marine Wind Warning Summary for South Australia
Issued at 7:27 pm CDT on Thursday 19 January 2017
for the period until midnight CDT Thursday 19 January 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 19 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Adelaide Metropolitan Waters, Central Coast, South Central Coast, Spencer Gulf,
Gulf St Vincent, Investigator Strait, Upper South East Coast and Lower South
East Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:10 am CDT Friday.


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: Far North West Coast and Central North Coast

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDT20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:00 pm EDT on Thursday 19 January 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Friday 20 January 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 19 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast and Central North Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 January
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island and Upper East Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast and Lower East Coast

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


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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Road Weather: Tasmania

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDT38100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Road Weather Alert for Tasmania
for North East and East Coast forecast districts.

Issued at 10:36 pm EDT on Thursday 19 January 2017.

Reduced visibility in heavy rain will make road conditions dangerous during
Friday morning in parts of the North East and East Coast forecast districts.
For information on any road closures, please contact your local council or the Police.
The next alert will be issued by 5:00 am EDT Friday.

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Severe Weather: Parts of the

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDT20032
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmanian Regional Office

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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
for HEAVY RAINFALL
For people in parts of the
North East and
East Coast Forecast Districts.

Issued at 10:44 pm Thursday, 19 January 2017.

Weather Situation
A low pressure system is expected to develop near King Island early on Friday
morning. The low is expected to move east across Bass Strait during the morning,
passing just south of Flinders Island around midday. Heavy rain with strong and
gusty east to southeasterly winds are forecast to develop about the east coast
during the morning as the low moves east into the Tasman Sea.

HEAVY RAIN which may lead to FLASH FLOODING is forecast for the east coast and
inland areas between Cape Portland and Swansea during Friday morning.

24 hour totals in the area are expected to be around 50mm to 80mm, however
elevated areas will likely see totals around 70mm to 100mm. The majority of this
rainfall is expected to fall in the morning with the chance that 3 hour totals
will reach around 45mm over low lying areas.

Locations which may be affected include St Helens, Bicheno, Fingal and
Scamander.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Supervise children closely.
* Check that family and neighbours are aware of warnings.
* Manage pets and livestock.
* Clear drains and gutters on premises prior to severe weather arriving.
* Do not walk, ride or drive through flood waters.
* Be prepared in case of power outages.
* Listen to the ABC radio or check www.ses.tas.gov.au for further advice.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132500.

The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 am AEDT Friday.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 216. The Bureau and State Emergency
Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

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Severe Weather: Many districts

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDV20032
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria Regional Office

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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
for HEAVY RAINFALL
For people in the Central, Mallee, South West, Northern Country, North Central,
North East and Wimmera Forecast Districts.

Issued at 10:59 pm Thursday, 19 January 2017.

WEATHER SITUATION:
A low pressure trough over South Australia will enter western Victoria overnight
and move rapidly eastwards on Friday morning, clearing eastern districts by
early afternoon.

HEAVY RAIN which may lead to FLASH FLOODING is possible in the Mallee, Wimmera
and the South West Forecast Districts during early Friday morning [midnight to
3am] before extending to the Northern Country, North Central and Central
Forecast districts by around 3am to 6am Friday. The heavy rain should extend to
the Northeast district around 6am to 9am Friday while clearing from western and
central districts.

Six hour totals of around 10mm to 40mm are likely with isolated higher falls of
40mm to 60mm
possible. There is the risk of isolated thunderstorms over the north of the
State during this
time.

Locations which may be affected include Mildura, Horsham, Warrnambool, Bendigo,
Shepparton, Seymour, Maryborough, Ballarat, Geelong, Melbourne, Wodonga and
Wangaratta.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Don't walk, ride or drive through flood water;
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains;
* Be aware that in fire affected areas, rainfall run-off into waterways may
contain debris such as ash, soil, trees and rocks;
* Be alert that in areas recently affected by fires, heavy rainfall increases
the potential for landslides and debris across roads;

The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 am AEDT Friday.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency
Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

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Strong Wind: Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDV20600
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Victoria
Issued at 11:13 pm EDT on Thursday 19 January 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Friday 20 January 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 19 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 January
Gale Warning for the following area:
East Gippsland Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Port Phillip, Western Port, Gippsland Lakes, West Coast, Central Coast and
Central Gippsland Coast

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


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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Brown Rot: The Mallee Wimmera Northern Country North Central North East South West Central West

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDV24000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Brown Rot Advice
for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central, North East, South
West, Central, West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland forecast districts.

Issued at 11:18 pm EDT on Thursday 19 January 2017.

Stone fruit growers in the Mallee, Northern Country, North Central, North East,
Central and East Gippsland forecast districts and parts of the Wimmera, South
West and West and South Gippsland forecast districts are advised that rainfall
and accompanying high humidity during Friday may be conducive to an outbreak of
brown rot. The humidity should rapidly decrease later on Friday.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am EDT Friday.

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Flood: De Grey River Catchment

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDW39845
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia

Flood Warning for the De Grey River Catchment

Issued at 10:42 am WST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia

Flood Warning Number: 11

River levels above the minor flood level are expected to continue in the De
Grey River catchment during Thursday into Friday.

A trough lies across the inland Pilbara to a broad low pressure system over the
North Interior, which is forecast to move slowly southwest over the next few
days.

For the 24 hours to 9 am Thursday, isolated heavy falls up to 65 mm have been
recorded in the De Grey River catchment.

For the 24 hours to 9 am Friday, widespread falls of 15 mm to 30 mm with
isolated totals up to 100 mm are forecast for the upper De Grey River catchment.

Oakover River:
Minor flooding is expected to continue at Ripon Hills Road during Thursday into
Friday.

Nullagine River:
Minor flooding is expected to continue at Nullagine and Tumbinna Pool during
Thursday into Friday.

Coongan River:
Significant river rises have occurred in response to isolated storm activity in
the Coongan River catchment. River levels above the minor flood level are
expected to continue at Marble Bar and Marble Bar Road Crossing during Thursday
into Friday.

De Grey River:
The De Grey River at Coolenar Pool is likely to remain below the minor flood
level (5.50 m) during Thursday into Friday.

The De Grey River at Coolenar Pool is currently at 1.84 metres and steady.

Flood Safety Advice:
DFES advises people and communities to be aware that flooding is possible and
be prepared to relocate equipment and livestock. Watch water levels. Travellers
need to be aware that road conditions may be adversely affected and travel
plans may need to be reconsidered. Do not drive into water of unknown depth and
velocity.

Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au
Current river levels are available from Department of Water at
www.water.wa.gov.au

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am WST on Friday 20 January 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Oakover River at Ripon Hills Road, 2.50, Steady, 10:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Nullagine River at Nullagine, 1.50, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Nullagine River at Tumbinna Pool, 3.22, Steady, 10:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Coongan River at Marble Bar, 3.07, Steady, 03:15 AM THU 19/01/17
Coongan River at Marble Bar Rd xing, 1.31, Steady, 04:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Shaw River at North Pole Mine, -0.21, Rising, 03:15 AM THU 19/01/17
Shaw River at Marble Bar Road Crossing, 0.66, Steady, 10:00 AM THU 19/01/17
De Grey River at Coolenar Pool, 1.84, Steady, 03:15 AM THU 19/01/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 213. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts.

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Flood Watch: Kimberley

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDW39610
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

A Commonwealth and State interagency partnership that provides
flood warning services for the community of Western Australia

Flood Watch for the Kimberley
Issued at 10:52 am WST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Western Australia Flood Warning Centre

Renewed river rises and areas of flooding are possible in the Kimberley
District over the coming days.

For the 24 hours to 9 am Thursday, widespread rainfall totals of 30 mm to 60 mm
have been recorded in the Kimberley District, with isolated higher totals of up
to 130 mm observed in the vicinity of Looma.

For the 24 hours to 9 am Thursday, widespread rainfall totals of 15 mm to 30 mm
are forecast for the Kimberley District, with isolated totals up to 100 mm
possible.

Given the very wet condition of the Kimberley catchments, significant stream
rises and areas of flooding are likely to develop.

A Minor Flood Warning is current for the Fitzroy River.

Catchments likely to be affected include:
Ord River
Pentecost River
Lennard River
Isdell River
Prince Regent River

DFES advises people and communities to be aware that flooding is possible and
be prepared to relocate equipment and livestock. Watch water levels. Travellers
need to be aware that road conditions may be adversely affected and travel
plans may need to be reconsidered. Do not drive into water of unknown depth and
velocity.

Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au.

Current river levels are available from Department of Water at
www.water.wa.gov.au

This flood watch is available by dialling 1300 659 213. Warnings, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/flood/

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

Next Issue:
The next flood watch for the Kimberley will be issued by 11:00 am WST Friday 20
January 2017.

For information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA on 138 138 or visit
www.mainroads.wa.gov.au

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Flood Watch: Western Australia Catchments

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDW39600

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Flood Summary

Issued at 11:03 AM on Thursday the 19th of January 2017

The following Watches/Warnings are current:

Minor Flood Warning for the Fitzroy River
Flood Warning for the De Grey River Catchment
Flood Warning for the Interior District
Flood Watch for the Kimberley

Additional information:
For current information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA on 138 138 or
at www.mainroads.wa.gov.au.

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Flood: Fitzroy River Catchment

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDW39885
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia

Minor Flood Warning for the Fitzroy River

Issued at 11:02 am WST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 6

Minor flooding is expected to continue in the Fitzroy River catchment during
Thursday into Friday.

For the 24 hours to 9 am Thursday, rainfall totals generally less than 50 mm
have been recorded in the catchment with isolated falls up to 130mm at Debesa.

For the 24 hours to 9 am Friday, widespread rainfall totals of 15 mm to 30 mm
with Isolated higher totals of 50mm are forecast for the Fitzroy River
catchment.

Fitzroy River to Fitzroy Crossing:
The Fitzroy River at Fitzroy Crossing is expected to remain below the minor
flood level (9.50 m) during Thursday into Friday. Renewed river rises possible
based on forecast rainfall.

The Fitzroy River at Fitzroy Crossing is currently at 8.34 metres and rising.

Fitzroy River from Fitzroy Crossing to Noonkanbah:
Minor flooding is expected to continue along the Fitzroy River from Fitzroy
Crossing to Noonkanbah during Thursday into Friday.

The Fitzroy River at Noonkanbah is currently at 9.52 metres and steady.

Fitzroy River from Noonkanbah to Willare:
The Fitzroy River at Willare is expected to reach the minor flood level (8.00
m) during Friday morning.

The Fitzroy River at Willare is currently at 7.34 metres and steady.

Flood Safety Advice:
DFES advises people and communities to be aware that flooding is possible and
be prepared to relocate equipment and livestock. Watch water levels. Travellers
need to be aware that road conditions may be adversely affected and travel
plans may need to be reconsidered. Do not drive into water of unknown depth and
velocity.

Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au
Current river levels are available from Department of Water at
www.water.wa.gov.au

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am WST on Friday 20 January 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Fitzroy River at Dimond Gorge, 4.25, Steady, 06:10 AM THU 19/01/17
Margaret River at Margaret River Gorge, 3.13, Falling, 09:30 AM THU 19/01/17
Leopold River at Mount Winifred, 1.76, Steady, 07:25 AM THU 19/01/17
Margaret River at Me No Savvy, 1.65, Steady, 07:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Margaret River at Mount Krauss, 2.68, Steady, 09:25 AM THU 19/01/17
Fitzroy River at Fitzroy Crossing Br, 8.34, Rising, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Christmas Creek downstream of Homestead, 4.86, Falling, 05:15 AM THU 19/01/17
Fitzroy River at Noonkanbah, 9.52, Steady, 10:10 AM Thu 19/01/17
Fitzroy River at Fitzroy Barrage, 6.54, Steady, 07:10 AM THU 19/01/17
Fitzroy River at Looma, 6.60, Falling, 08:10 AM THU 19/01/17
Fitzroy River at Willare, 7.34, Steady, 08:10 AM THU 19/01/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 213. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts.

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Flood: Southern Coastal Streams

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDW39710
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia

Flood Warning for the Interior District

Issued at 11:01 am WST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 7

Heavy rainfall may lead to renewed river rises and areas of flooding in the
Interior District in the coming days.

A trough lies across the inland Pilbara to a broad low pressure system over the
North Interior, which is forecast to move slowly southwest over the next few
days.

For the 24 hours to 9am Friday, widespread rainfall of 15 mm to 30 mm with
isolated heavy rainfall total of up to 100 mm is forecast for the Interior
District. Further heavy rainfall is expected in the days following associated
with the passage of the low pressure system.

Interior District:
River rises with areas of localised flooding are expected in the North Interior
during Thursday into Friday.

Flood Safety Advice:
DFES advises people and communities to be aware that flooding is possible and
be prepared to relocate equipment and livestock. Watch water levels. Travellers
need to be aware that road conditions may be adversely affected and travel
plans may need to be reconsidered. Do not drive into water of unknown depth and
velocity.

Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au
Current river levels are available from Department of Water at
www.water.wa.gov.au

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am WST on Friday 20 January 2017.

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 213. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts.

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Fire Weather: Western Australia area

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDW30000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Gascoyne Coast fire weather district.

Issued at 2:25 pm WST on Thursday 19 January 2017.

Weather Situation
Hot conditions expected with fresh and gusty south to southwesterly winds
during Friday afternoon.

For Friday 20 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Gascoyne Coast

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 Friday.

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Strong Wind: Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast and Perth Coast

Issued at: 19 Jan 2017, 11:23pm (AEDT)

IDW20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia
Issued at 4:00 pm WST on Thursday 19 January 2017
for the period until midnight WST Friday 20 January 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 19 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast and Perth
Coast
Cancellation for the following areas:
Albany Coast and Esperance Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Ningaloo Coast, Gascoyne Coast and Geraldton Coast

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


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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