Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Final Flood Warning For The Don River
Issued at 12:52 AM EST on Friday 28 January 2022
Flood Watch Number: 5
MINOR FLOODING IS EASING AT BOWEN PUMP STATION
River levels are easing below minor flood levels along the Don River.
Heavy rainfall remains possible in the catchment area over the next 24 hours, which may lead to renewed river level rises. A flood warning will be issued if required, for any renewed rises above the minor flood level.
Minor flooding is easing along the Don river.
The Don River at Bowen Pump Station peaked at 3.60 metres around 07:23 pm Thursday 27 January and is currently at 2.65 metres and falling, with minor flooding.
The Don River at Bowen Pump Station is expected to fall below the minor flood level (2.50 m) early Friday morning.
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:
Don R at Ida Ck TM,1.28,Falling,12:00 AM FRI 28/01/22
Don R at Mt Dangar Alert,2.45,Rising,12:45 AM FRI 28/01/22
Don R at Reeves TM,2.32,Falling,12:25 AM FRI 28/01/22
Don R at Bowen Pump Stn Alert,2.65,Falling,12:39 AM FRI 28/01/22
Bowen Wharf Tide TM,0.68,Steady,12:39 AM FRI 28/01/22
Proserpine R at P Faust Dam HW TM,-6.12,Steady,12:00 AM FRI 28/01/22
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. 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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