Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Moonie River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE MOONIE RIVER
Issued at 10:11 am EST on Saturday 9 March 2013
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Minor flooding is occurring along the Moonie River between Flinton and Thallon
Minor flood levels are easing at Flinton following a minor flood peak to 3.24
metres recorded around midday Friday. Small renewed rises and minor flooding is
occurring at Mt Driven during Saturday morning, with minor flooding to continue
along the Moonie River at Nindigully during the weekend.
Minor flood levels have peaked downstream at Thallon Bridge, and have commenced
to slowly ease during Saturday morning.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Moonie River at;
Nindigully: Minor flooding to continue throughout next week.
Thallon Bridge: Ease below minor flood level (4 metres) during the weekend.
For weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
This is the final warning. River Height Bulletins will continue to be issued.
Latest River Heights:
Moonie R at Flinton 3m falling 09:00 AM SAT 09/03/13
Moonie R at Flinton * 5.25m falling 08:10 AM SAT 09/03/13
Moonie R at Mt Driven 3.45m steady 08:30 AM SAT 09/03/13
Moonie R at Nindigully Br NA
Moonie R at Nindigully * 4.57m falling 04:00 PM FRI 08/03/13
Moonie R at Thallon Bridge 4.05m falling 06:00 AM SAT 09/03/13
Moonie R at Fenton * NA
* denotes automatic station.
Warnings and River Height Bulletins are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood .
Flood Warnings are also available on telephone 1300 659 219 at a low call cost
of 27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.