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Lenthalls Dam Wide Bay Water Corporation Australia Day Weekend Ex Tropoical Cyclone Draft Incident Report 2013


The declaration of the incident commenced at 4:55pm on Saturday 26/01/2013. The weather system that was a residual of Tropical Cyclone Oswald was responsible for the rain event that elevated the dam level above the RL 25.7 trigger point for the EAP F1. The BOM forecasts predicted further very high rainfall and the dam level continued to rise subsequent to rain events in both Lenthall’s Dam and Muskett Flat Mt. Catchments. For details on the level rise see Table 2.

Click here for the full document Lenthalls Dam Incident Report Draft Interim Report January 2013 Wide Bay Water Corporation 2013




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