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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Warrego River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Moderate Flood Warning for the lower Warrego River

Issued at 8:53 am EST on Wednesday 28 September 2016
Flood Warning Number: 14

Moderate flood levels are easing on the lower Warrego River between Cunnamulla
Bridge and Rocky.

Patchy rain and showers are expected during Wednesday and Thursday.

Warrego River downstream of Charleville:
Moderate flooding is occurring along the Warrego River downstream of
Charleville.

On Wednesday morning, the river level on the Warrego River at Cunnamulla Bridge
(manual) is expected to be above the moderate flood level (7.0 m). The river
level is expected to fall below the moderate flood level during Wednesday
afternoon or evening.

The Warrego River at Rocky recorded a moderate flood peak of 4.54 metres
mid-afternoon Tuesday 27 September. The river level is currently at 4.46 metres
and falling. The river level will remain above the moderate flood level (4.0 m)
during Wednesday.

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 10:00 am EST on Thursday 29 September 2016.

Latest River Heights:
Warrego R at Wyandra TM, 4.29, Falling, 07:00 AM WED 28/09/16
Warrego R at Wallen TM, 4.88, Falling, 04:00 AM WED 28/09/16
Warrego R at Cunnamulla Br, Not Available
Warrego R at Cunnamulla Weir TM, 6.89, Falling, 07:00 AM WED 28/09/16
Warrego R at Rocky, 4.46, Falling, 06:55 AM WED 28/09/16

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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