06 Mar CYCLONE WATCH DECLARED, NOW CYCLONE WARNING
A Cyclone WATCH – IRIS (CAT 1) was declared late last night – 11.47pm Mon 2/4/18 between Ayr & St Lawerence, with Cyclone advices commencing.
A Cyclone ADVICE was issued THIS MORNING @ 5.15am Tue 3/4/18; advising Cyclone IRIS is a CAT 2 @ 4.00am
WARNING ZONE – AYR to MACKAY incl. WHITSUNDAY ISLANDS
WATCH ZONE – MACKAY to ST LAWERENCE
“…at this stage the cyclone is not expected to cross the Queensland Coast but may approach the coast close enough to produce significant impacts.”
Whitsunday Pet Resort has enacted its action plan, commencing preparations and assessments.
We would like to reassure you that your pets safety and welfare is our top priority. Currently we are trading as normal. Clearly with the latest and any further developments, we will advise you as soon as possible of any impact on operations. You should expect another update on this site prior to close of business today. Please NOTE: – Today is a very busy day with many Easter departures occurring. If you are contacting the resort, please be patient, leave a message and we will endeavour to get back to you within our normal timeframes. You can greatly assist processing by completing all the details requested in any online booking inquiries. Take care, stay safe.
USEFUL LINKS :-
Flood Cameras www.whitsunday.qld.gov.au/487/flood-cameras
https://bom.gov.au [OR call BOM on 1300 659 219 for automated land weather / flood warnings]
https://bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts/index.shtml [In left column, select 7 day town forecasts, you will be taken to a clickable map]