Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Minor Flood Warning for the Bohle River
Issued at 4:49 am EST on Sunday 16 December 2018
Flood Warning Number: 3
Minor flooding is occurring along the Bohle River during Sunday morning.
Areas of heavy rainfall continue to be recorded across the greater Townsville
area, associated with the movement of the Tropical Low (Ex-TC Owen). Rainfall
totals of 50-110 mm have been recorded during the previous 8 hours to 4:30am
Sunday, with further rainfall expected to continue during Sunday morning.
Small stream rises are occurring along the Ross River in the Aplin Weir area
from local runoff.
The Ross River at Aplin Weir is currently at 0.01 metres and rising.
Minor flood levels continue to slowly rise along the Bohle River during Sunday
Strong river rises and minor flooding is expected to be occurring at the Mt
Bohle gauge. The Bohle River at Mt Bohle is likely to remain below the moderate
flood level (5.50 m) Sunday morning.
Black River and Bluewater Creek:
Stream levels continue to rise along the Black River and Bluewater Creek.
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)
Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am EST on Sunday 16 December 2018.
Latest River Heights:
Lt Bohle R u/s Bohle Junction Alert, 0.59, Steady, 03:44 AM SUN 16/12/18
Bohle R at Hervey Range Rd Alert, 4.80, Rising, 04:27 AM SUN 16/12/18
Bohle R at Dalrymple Rd Alert, 8.14, Rising, 04:36 AM SUN 16/12/18
Bohle R at Mt Bohle Alert, Not Available
Black R upstream Bruce Hwy Alert, 2.29, Rising, 04:46 AM SUN 16/12/18
Bluewater Ck at Bluewater Alert, 2.98, Rising, 04:40 AM SUN 16/12/18
Ross R at Ross River Dam Alert, 36.99, Rising, 04:36 AM SUN 16/12/18
Ross R at Black Weir (Riverway) Alert, 0.15, Rising, 04:08 AM SUN 16/12/18
Ross R at Aplin Weir Alert, 0.01, Rising, 04:42 AM SUN 16/12/18
Ross R at Rooneys Bridge Alert, 0.65, Steady, 02:51 AM SUN 16/12/18
Townsville Harbour Tide Alert, 2.30, Rising, 04:46 AM SUN 16/12/18
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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7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers and rain areas, clearing from the north during the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls likely. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Forecast for Ayr (19.5761°S, 147.4052°E, 11m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 23° 23° 24° 24° 24° 23° 24° Maximum 29° 33° 33° 32° 32° 33° 34° Chance of rain 80% 40% 40% 60% 70% 70% 70% Likely amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 14
Wind direction E SSE SW SSW SSW SE SSE E ESE ENE ENE NE N NE Relative humidity 88% 80% 74% 52% 69% 53% 73% 61% 75% 65% 74% 61% 74% 62% Dew point 24°C 25°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Ayr (19.5761°S, 147.4052°E, 11m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 5:02am EST 5:27am EST 6:45pm EST 7:10pm EST 12:37pm EST 12:30am EST Waxing gibbous Full moon Dec 23 Last quarter Dec 29 New moon Jan 06 First quarter Jan 14
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