Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Macintyre/Weir
Final Flood Warning for the Macintyre and Weir Rivers
Issued at 9:51 am EST on Sunday 9 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 34
River levels have now fallen on the Macintyre River at Goondiwindi.
Dry conditions are expected to continue for the next few days.
Macintyre River downstream of Holdfast:
No further flooding is expected in the Macintyre River downstream of Holdfast.
The Macintyre River at Goondiwindi has now fallen below the minor flood level
and will continue easing for the next few days.
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)
Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Macintyre R at Boggabilla, 3.5, Steady, 08:45 AM SUN 09/10/16
Macintyre R at Goondiwindi TM, 3.99, Falling, 08:00 AM SUN 09/10/16
Callandoon Ck at OonavaleTM, 6.07, Falling, 08:00 AM SUN 09/10/16
Macintyre R at Terrewah, 6.62, Steady, 09:00 AM SUN 09/10/16
Weir R at Jericho TM, 1.94, Steady, 08:00 AM SUN 09/10/16
Barwon R at Mungindi, 6.16, Steady, 09:00 AM SUN 09/10/16
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.
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