The Emergency Alert for Hinchinbrook has been CANCELLED. 

An Emergency Alert flood message has been issued by the Hinchinbrook Shire Council. Major flood levels are expected in the Herbert River peaking at 14.7 metres at the Ingham Pump Station at 5am on Friday 9 March. Residents in flood prone areas should enact their household emergency plan immediately. Further information is available at http://disaster.hinchinbrook.qld.gov.au.