**This Emergency Alert has been cancelled**

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Emergency Alert for Gold Coast suburbs north of Pimpama as at 4pm Tues 23 March

The City of Gold Coast has issued an Emergency Alert for residents north of Pimpama.

It advises that continued heavy rainfall may cause moderate flooding in the coming hours for low lying properties near rivers and creeks in Gold Coast suburbs north of Pimpama. 

Residents in the area are asked to monitor the situation and consider moving to higher ground if they come under threat. 

Residents are further advised to call Triple Zero (000) in a life threatening emergency or call the SES on 132 500 for assistance with flood damage.

Further information is available at the City of Gold Coast - dashboard.cityofgoldcoast.com.au