12 June 2018
Brisbane City Council wishes to advise that higher than normal high tides will be experienced on Wednesday 13 June 2018 through to Saturday 16 June 2018.
The Queensland Tide tables provided by the Bureau of Meteorology advise:
• A predicted tide peak of 2.65 metres (1.41m AHD) is expected at the Brisbane Bar at approximately 9.30pm on Wednesday
• A predicted tide peak of 2.71 metres (1.47m AHD) is expected at the Brisbane Bar at approximately 10.18pm on Thursday
• A predicted tide peak of 2.72 metres (1.48m AHD) is expected at the Brisbane Bar at approximately 11.06pm on Friday
• A predicted tide peak of 2.67 metres (1.43m AHD) is expected at the Brisbane Bar at approximately 11.55pm on Saturday.
These high tides are expected to be similar to the high tides experienced on 21 August 2017.
Minor localised flooding may be experienced in bayside, riverside and low-lying parts of nearby suburbs. Areas connected to foreshore, and tide-affected areas of the river, creeks and other waterways may also be affected.
Residents in areas prone to localised flooding due to high tides are advised to avoid parking their cars on the street during these times.
If required, sandbags are available for collection at any time of the day from the following locations:
Darra - 38 Shamrock Road, Darra
Morningside - 9 Redfern Street, Morningside
Newmarket - 66 Wilston Road (in carpark off Erneton Street), Newmarket
Zillmere - 33 Jennings Street, Zillmere
Lota - Herbert Street, Lota.
For more information phone Council on 3403 8888 or for tide predictions visit: http://www.msq.qld.gov.au/Tides/Tide-tables.aspx