King tide warning for parts of Moreton Bay

Moreton Bay Regional Council is encouraging residents to prepare for king tides predicted to affect parts of Moreton Bay next week including White Patch, Scarborough, Toorbul and Bongaree.

 

Coastal areas in these locations may experience some impacts associated with the king tide, including road inundation, between Monday, 18 February and Thursday 21 February.

 

Tide levels of up to 2.76m are estimated in the region between 8:00am and midday during this period.

Residents are encouraged to remove small personal watercraft like kayaks and canoes from the water, avoid crossing flooded roads and monitor local conditions.

 

For more information about flood mapping and how to prepare your property go to council’s website at www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au

 

Tide table below for convenience.

 

Date      

 Time 

Brisbane Bar High Estimated Tide Level (m LAT)

Day

17/02/2019

07:44

2.5

Sunday

18/02/2019

08:37

2.64

Monday

19/02/2019

09:26

2.73

Tuesday

20/02/2019

10:13

2.76

Wednesday

21/02/2019

10:57

2.72

Thursday

22/02/2019

11:40

2.6

Friday

 

 

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