Weather Warnings - Flooding Outlook Advice - Kimberley
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
A Commonwealth and State interagency partnership that provides
flood warning services for the community of Western Australia
Cancellation of Flood Watch for the Kimberley
Issued at 10:13 am WST on Saturday 21 January 2017
Western Australia Flood Warning Centre
Widespread flooding is no longer expected in the Kimberley District.
No significant rainfall is forecast for the Kimberley District for the outlook
period. Whilst rivers and streams are running high, widespread flooding is not
A Minor Flood Warning remains current for the Fitzroy 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
Community information is available from DFES at www.dfes.wa.gov.au.
Current river levels are available from Department of Water at
This flood watch is available by dialling 1300 659 213. Warnings, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/flood/
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts/
No further flood watches for the Kimberley District will be issued unless
For information on road conditions contact Main Roads WA on 138 138 or visit