Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Final Flood Warning for the Diamantina River
Issued at 9:58 am EST on Monday 31 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 62
River levels are easing at Birdsville.
Diamantina River downstream of Diamantina Lakes:
No further flooding is expected in the Diamantina River downstream of Diamantina Lakes.
River levels at Birdsville peaked below the minor flood level over the weekend and are now easing.
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
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM||0.729||Steady||08:00 AM MON 31/10/16|
|Diamantina R at Monkira||Not Available|
|Diamantina R at Durrie||Not Available|
|Diamantina R at Roseberth||Not Available|
|Diamantina R at Birdsville||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.