QLD Warning Moderate Flood Warning for Eyre Creek
IDQ20870Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Moderate Flood Warning for Eyre Creek
Issued at 11:07 am EST on Monday 19 March 2018
Flood Warning Number: 15
River levels along Eyre Creek at Bedourie may reach the moderate flood level early this week.
No significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days.
Minor flood levels continue to very slowly rise along Eyre Creek as floodwaters from the upper Georgina, Burke and Hamilton rivers arrive.
The Eyre Creek at Bedourie is currently at 3.85 metres and rising. The Eyre Creek at Bedourie may reach the moderate flood level (4.00 m) during Tuesday.
No river level observations are currently available further downstream on Eyre Creek at Glengyle. The Eyre Creek at Glengyle may exceed the minor flood level (2.00 m) during this week.
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 12:00 pm EST on Tuesday 20 March 2018.
Latest River Heights:
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|Georgina R at Roxborough Downs TM||2.42||Steady||10:00 AM MON 19/03/18|
|Burke R at Boulia TM||1.71||Steady||10:00 AM MON 19/03/18|
|Georgina R at Marion Downs||Not Available|
|Eyre Ck at Bedourie||3.85||Rising||09:20 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.