Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Moderate Flood Warning for the Daintree River and Flood Warning for the Mossman
Issued at 8:36 am EST on Friday 22 March 2019
Flood Warning Number: 7
Moderate flood levels at Daintree Village are easing, after a peak of 8.30
metres recorded during Thursday evening. The river levels are expected to
continue easing during Friday.
Rainfall totals of up to 112 mm have been recorded in the Daintree River
catchment since 9am Thursday. Thunderstorm and further heavy rainfall are
possible during Friday, which may cause renewed river level rises.
Minor to moderate flood levels are easing between Bairds and Daintree Village.
The Daintree River at Daintree Village is currently at 6.90 metres and falling.
The river levels are expected to remain above the moderate flood level (6.00 m)
during Friday morning, with small renewed rises possible with forecast rainfall.
River levels are easing along the Mossman River. Renewed rises are possible
with forecast rainfall.
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 04:00 pm EST on Friday 22 March 2019.
Latest River Heights:
Daintree R at Bairds TM, 8.52, Steady, 08:00 AM FRI 22/03/19
Daintree R at Daintree Village TM, 6.90, Falling, 08:24 AM FRI 22/03/19
Mossman R at Mossman TM, 5.49, Rising, 08:20 AM FRI 22/03/19
Mossman Tide TM, 2.50, Steady, 08:10 AM FRI 22/03/19
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. High chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.
Forecast for Lake Morris (16.9259°S, 145.7337°E, 35m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 23° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 24° Maximum 28° 30° 31° 31° 31° 30° 30° Chance of rain 80% 80% 60% 60% 80% 80% 80% Likely amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 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 ESE ESE SE ESE SE E SE E E ENE ESE ENE ESE ENE Relative humidity 84% 81% 82% 80% 82% 77% 80% 75% 80% 73% 79% 72% 76% 73% Dew point 23°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 25°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Lake Morris (16.9259°S, 145.7337°E, 35m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:00am EST 6:21am EST 6:26pm EST 6:48pm EST 8:22pm EST 8:13am EST Waning gibbous Last quarter Mar 28 New moon Apr 05 First quarter Apr 13 Full moon Apr 19
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Rain for next 7 days
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