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Flood: Bogan River

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDN36625
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Final Flood Warning for the Bogan River

At Peak Hill and Dandaloo

Issued at 10:09 am EDT on Friday 20 October 2017
Flood Warning Number: 2

Corrected river level readings from the Bogan River at Peak Hill have resulted
in a downwards revision of river height predictions at Peak Hill and Dandaloo.
The situation is being closely monitored and revised predictions will be issued
if necessary.

Bogan River to Nyngan:
River levels at Peak Hill and Dandaloo remain below the minor flood levels.

Flood Safety Advice:
FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.nsw.gov.au

For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500.
For life threatening emergencies, call 000 immediately.

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

Latest River Heights:
Bogan River at Dandaloo, 0.84, Rising, 09:00 AM FRI 20/10/17
Bogan River at Neurie Plains, 0.20, Steady, 09:00 AM FRI 20/10/17
Bogan River at Monkey Bridge, 0.35, Steady, 09:00 AM FRI 20/10/17
Bogan River at Gongolgon, -0.06, Steady, 09:00 AM FRI 20/10/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 218. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.

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Strong Wind: Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDN20400
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Issued at 4:10 am EDT on Saturday 21 October 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Sunday 22 October 2017.

Wind Warnings for Saturday 21 October
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Byron Coast, Coffs Coast and Macquarie Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Eden Coast

Wind Warnings for Sunday 22 October
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Eden Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EDT Saturday.


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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No current warnings

Flood: Mary River

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 3:15am (AEST)

IDQ20790
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning for the Mary River

Issued at 1:56 pm EST on Friday 20 October 2017
Flood Warning Number: 13

Minor flood levels are easing in the Mary River catchment.

No further significant rainfall is expected in the next few days.

Mary River downstream of Gympie:
Minor flooding is easing along the Mary River downstream of Gympie.

The Mary River at Tiaro is currently at 6.35 metres and falling. The river
level at Tiaro will fall below the minor flood level (6.00 m) during Friday
afternoon.

The Mary River at Maryborough is expected to remain below the minor flood level
(5.00 metres) during Friday and into 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 09:00 am EST on Saturday 21 October 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Mary R at Fisherman's Pocket TM, 5.40, Falling, 01:30 PM FRI 20/10/17
Mary R at Miva TM, 6.53, Falling, 01:00 PM FRI 20/10/17
Mary R at Home Park, 6.97, Falling, 01:20 PM FRI 20/10/17
Mary R at Tiaro Alert, 6.35, Falling, 12:56 PM FRI 20/10/17
Mary R at The Barrage TM, 5.09, Steady, 01:00 PM FRI 20/10/17
Mary R at Maryborough, Not Available
Mary R at Portside Alert, 2.35, Falling, 01:49 PM FRI 20/10/17

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: Kolan River

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 3:15am (AEST)

IDQ20775
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Moderate Flood Warning for Baffle Creek, Minor Flood Warning for the Kolan
River, and Flood Warning for the Boyne River

Issued at 2:55 pm EST on Friday 20 October 2017
Flood Warning Number: 14

Moderate flood levels are slowly easing in the Baffle Creek at Essendean
Bridge. Minor flood levels are also easing along the Kolan River.

Showers during the weekend may prolong elevated river levels, but no further
rises are expected.

Kolan River:
Minor flood levels are slowly easing in the Kolan River.

The Kolan River at Bucca Weir is currently at 18.26 metres and falling. The
river level at Bucca Weir is expected to remain above the minor flood level
(17.50 m) during Friday and through the weekend.

Baffle Creek:
Moderate to Major flood levels are slowly easing along Baffle Creek.

The Baffle Creek at Essendean Bridge is currently at 10.52 metres and rising.
The creek level at Essendean Bridge is likely to fall below the moderate flood
level (8.00 m) overnight Friday into Saturday.

Boyne River:
Minor flood levels are slowly easing at Awoonga Dam.

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 Saturday 21 October 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Baffle Ck at Mimdale Alert, 14.05, Falling, 02:37 PM FRI 20/10/17
Baffle Ck at Essendean Bridge Alert, 10.52, Rising, 02:47 PM FRI 20/10/17
Kolan R at Springfield Alert, 3.26, Falling, 02:41 PM FRI 20/10/17
Kolan R at Fred Haigh Dam HW Alert, 3.29, Falling, 01:17 PM FRI 20/10/17
Gin Gin Ck u/s Gin Gin Alert, 2.09, Falling, 02:10 PM FRI 20/10/17
Kolan R at Bucca Weir Alert, 18.26, Falling, 02:17 PM FRI 20/10/17
Boyne R at Awoonga Dam Alert, 41.65, Steady, 01:41 PM FRI 20/10/17
Boyne R at Benaraby Alert, 3.42, Steady, 02:31 PM FRI 20/10/17
Boyne R at Boyne Island Alert, -0.41, Falling, 01:47 PM FRI 20/10/17
Calliope R at Castlehope TM, 1.78, Falling, 02:00 PM FRI 20/10/17

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: Burnett River

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 3:15am (AEST)

IDQ20770
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Moderate Flood Warning for the Burnett River

Issued at 4:43 pm EST on Friday 20 October 2017
Flood Warning Number: 10

Minor to moderate flood levels are expected downstream to Walla going into the
weekend.

No further significant rainfall is expected across the catchment area for the
next few days.

Burnett River to Mundubbera:
Minor to moderate flood levels continue along the upper Burnett River to
Mundubbera.

The Burnett River at Eidsvold Bridge is expected to fall below the minor flood
level (6.00 m) Saturday morning.

The Burnett River at Mundubbera is now below the minor flood level (7.0 metres)
and falling.

Burnett River downstream of Mundubbera to Paradise Dam:
Minor flooding is continuing along the Burnett River downstream of Mundubbera
to Paradise Dam.

The Burnett River at Gayndah is expected to fall below the minor flood level
(5.00 m) during Saturday.

Burnett River downstream of Paradise Dam:
Moderate flooding is expected along the Burnett River downstream of Paradise
Dam.

The Burnett River at Walla is currently at 7.76 metres and falling. The Burnett
River at Walla is expected to peak below 8.50 metres during Saturday afternoon.

The Burnett River at Bundaberg will remain below the minor flood level (3.50 m)
during this event.

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 10:00 am EST on Saturday 21 October 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Three Moon Ck at Abercorn Alert, 6.62, Steady, 01:47 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Ceratodus TM, 6.63, Falling, 03:00 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Eidsvold Br, Not Available
Burnett R at Eidsvold TM, 5.75, Falling, 03:20 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Marriages Alert, 7.27, Falling, 03:54 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Mundubbera Alert, 6.72, Falling, 04:00 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Gayndah, Not Available
Burnett R at Gayndah Flume Alert, 5.50, Falling, 04:07 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Mt Lawless Alert, 4.46, Falling, 04:03 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Paradise Dam Alert, 1.86, Steady, 03:40 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Walla Alert, 7.76, Falling, 04:11 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Walla Weir HW Alert, 21.69, Rising, 04:01 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Bundaberg Alert, 1.22, Rising, 04:14 PM FRI 20/10/17
Burnett R at Port Bundaberg Tide TM, 0.89, Steady, 03:28 PM FRI 20/10/17

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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Strong Wind: Upper West Coast

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDS20201
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for South Australia
Issued at 10:00 pm CDT on Friday 20 October 2017
for the period until midnight CDT Friday 20 October 2017.

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 October
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Upper West Coast
Cancellation for the following areas:
Adelaide Metropolitan Waters and Gulf St Vincent

The next Marine Wind Warning Summary will be issued when required.


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: Lower East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDT20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:00 pm EDT on Friday 20 October 2017
for the period until midnight EDT Saturday 21 October 2017.

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 October
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
South East Coast and South West Coast
Cancellation for the following areas:
Central North Coast and Lower East Coast

Wind Warnings for Saturday 21 October
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Lower East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast

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


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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Flood: Kiewa River

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDV36620
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria

Minor Flood Warning for the Kiewa River

Issued at 9:49 am EDT on Friday 20 October 2017
Flood Warning Number: 2

To 9 am Friday, rainfall totals of up to 54 mm have been recorded in the Kiewa
River catchment. No significant rainfall is expected during the next few days.

Minor flooding is likely to develop downstream of Mongans Bridge overnight
Friday into Saturday.

Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge:
The Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge peaked at 2.70 metres (minor flood level 2.40
meres) around 2 am Friday. It is currently below the minor flood level and
falling.

Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge:
Minor flooding is likely along the Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge.

The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) is currently at 2.92 metres and rising
slowly. The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) may reach the minor flood level
(3.30 m) overnight Friday into Saturday.

The Kiewa River at Bandiana is currently at 2.73 metres and rising slowly. The
Kiewa River at Bandiana is likely to reach the minor flood level (2.80 m)
during Saturday.

Flood Safety Advice:
SES advises that all community members should:
Never walk, ride or drive through floodwater
Never allow children to play in floodwater
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains during and after heavy rain
Keep well clear of fallen power lines
Be aware that in fire affected areas, rainfall run-off into waterways may
contain debris such as ash, soil, trees and rocks, and heavy rainfall increases
the potential for landslides and debris across roads.

Current Emergency Information is available at http://emergency.vic.gov.au
For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
Current Road and Traffic Information is available at the VicRoads website:
http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au/

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 09:00 am EDT on Saturday 21 October 2017.

Latest River Heights:
Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge, 2.09, Falling, 08:45 AM FRI 20/10/17
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream), 2.92, Rising, 08:45 AM FRI 20/10/17
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Anabranch), 0.47, Steady, 08:45 AM FRI 20/10/17
Yackandandah Creek at Osbornes Flat, 1.09, Falling, 07:45 AM FRI 20/10/17
Kiewa River at Bandiana, 2.73, Rising, 08:45 AM FRI 20/10/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 217. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts.

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Flood Watch: North East Victoria

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDV35600
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Note: This Flood Watch is a heads-up for possible future flooding and is NOT a
Flood Warning (see note below)

Flood Watch for North East Victoria (Upper Murray, Mitta Mitta, Kiewa, Ovens
and King Catchments)
Issued at 11:49 am EDT on Friday 20 October 2017

In the 24 hours to 9 am Friday, rainfall totals of 30 to 50 mm have been
recorded in the North East river catchments, with an isolated total of 79 mm
recorded at Angleside. No significant rainfall is expected during the next few
days.

Stream rises have been observed overnight Thursday into Friday in response to
the rain in the North East river catchments and a minor flood warning is
current for the Kiewa River catchment.

The Bureau of Meteorology is continuing to monitor the situation and will
update catchment specific warnings as required.

Note: This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and
streams must monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings and be ready to
move to higher ground should flooding develop. Flood Warnings will be issued if
the Minor Flood Level is expected to be exceeded at key sites along the main
rivers for which the Bureau of Meteorology provides a flood warning service.
For detailed explanation see;
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/brochures/flood_watch/flood_watch.shtml

SES advises that all community members should:
Never walk, ride or drive through floodwater,
Never allow children to play in floodwater,
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains during and after heavy rain,
Keep well clear of fallen power lines
Be aware that in fire affected areas, rainfall run-off into waterways may
contain debris such as ash, soil, trees and rocks, and heavy rainfall increases
the potential for landslides and debris across roads.

Current Emergency Information is available at http://emergency.vic.gov.au
For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
Current Road and Traffic Information is available at the VicRoads website:
http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au/

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

Next Issue:
No further flood watches will be issued for this event.

Flood Warnings, Flood Watches, River Height and Rainfall information are
available on the Bureau of Meteorology web site at
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/. Flood Warnings and Flood Watches for
Victorian Catchments are available on: Telephone Weather Service No. 1300
659217.

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Fire Weather: Western Australia area

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDW30100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Kimberley Coast and Kimberley Inland fire weather districts.

Issued at 3:56 pm WST on Friday 20 October 2017.

Weather Situation
Very hot with fresh and gusty easterly winds.

For Saturday 21 October:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
West Kimberley Coast and Kimberley Inland

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 Saturday.

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Strong Wind: Esperance Coast

Issued at: 21 Oct 2017, 4:15am (AEDT)

IDW20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia
Issued at 10:00 pm WST on Friday 20 October 2017
for the period until midnight WST Friday 20 October 2017.

Wind Warnings for Friday 20 October
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Esperance Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Lancelin Coast

The next Marine Wind Warning Summary will be issued when required.


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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