QLD Warning Minor Flood Warning for the Paroo River (QLD)


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning for the Paroo River (QLD)

Issued at 10:54 am EST on Monday 19 March 2018

Flood Warning Number: 11

River levels are expected to fall below the minor flood level at Hungerford on Monday.

No significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days.

Paroo River downstream of Eulo:

Minor flooding is occurring along the Paroo River downstream of Eulo.

The Paroo River at Hungerford is currently at 1.04 metres and falling. The river level at Hungerford will fall below the minor flood level (1.00 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

Next Issue:

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
Paroo River at Caiwarro 1.29 Steady 08:00 AM MON 19/03/18
Paroo R at Hungerford 1.04 Falling 03:00 PM SUN 18/03/18

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.