QLD Warning Minor Flood Warning for the Lower Warrego River (QLD)
IDQ20845Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Minor Flood Warning for the Lower Warrego River (QLD)
Issued at 10:21 am EST on Monday 19 March 2018
Flood Warning Number: 17
Minor flood levels continue to slowly ease along the lower Warrego River at Rocky.
No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days.
Warrego River downstream of Charleville:
Minor flooding continues to ease along the lower Warrego River.
Current river level observations are not available at Cunnamulla Bridge. Based on the river level at Cunnamulla Weir, river levels are expected to have fallen below the minor flood level (6.00 metres) at Cunnamulla Bridge.
The Warrego River at Rocky is currently at 2.60 metres and falling. The river level at Rocky is likely to fall below the minor flood level (2.50 m) during Monday.
Flood Safety Advice:
Remember: If it's flooded, forget it. For flood emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500. For life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.
Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Tuesday 20 March 2018.
Latest River Heights:
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|Warrego R at Bakers Bend Alert||0.51||Steady||10:05 AM MON 19/03/18|
|Warrego R at Wyandra TM||2.39||Steady||09:00 AM MON 19/03/18|
|Warrego R at Wallen TM||1.70||Falling||08:00 AM MON 19/03/18|
|Warrego R at Cunnamulla Br||Not Available|
|Warrego R at Cunnamulla Weir TM||5.97||Steady||09:00 AM MON 19/03/18|
|Warrego R at Rocky||2.60||Falling||06:05 AM MON 19/03/18|
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts.