Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - De Grey River Catchment

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia

Final Flood Warning for the De Grey River Catchment

Issued at 10:02 am WST on Sunday 21 January 2018
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia

Flood Warning Number: 10

No further flooding is expected in the De Grey River catchment.

No significant rainfall is forecast for the De Grey River catchment over the
next few days.

De Grey River:
No further flooding is expected in the De Grey River.

The De Grey River at Coolenar Pool is currently at 2.39 metres and steady. The
De Grey River at Coolenar Pool will remain below the minor flood level (5.50 m)
during Sunday.

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

Latest River Heights:
Oakover River at Ripon Hills Road, 0.58, Steady, 08:00 AM SUN 21/01/18
Nullagine River at Nullagine, -0.12, Steady, 09:00 AM SUN 21/01/18
Nullagine River at Tumbinna Pool, 0.99, Steady, 08:00 AM SUN 21/01/18
Coongan River at Marble Bar, 0.44, Steady, 06:00 AM SUN 21/01/18
Coongan River at Marble Bar Rd Crossing, 1.80, Steady, 06:00 AM SUN 21/01/18
Shaw River at North Pole Mine, 0.54, Steady, 06:00 AM SUN 21/01/18
Shaw River at Marble Bar Road Crossing, 0.99, Steady, 08:30 AM SUN 21/01/18
De Grey River at Coolenar Pool, 2.39, Steady, 06:00 AM SUN 21/01/18

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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