Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Warrego River
Final Flood Warning for the Warrego River
Issued at 9:50 am EST on Wednesday 5 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 20
River levels continue to ease on the lower Warrego River between Cunnamulla
Bridge and Rocky.
No significant rainfall is expected for the next few days.
Warrego River downstream of Charleville:
No further flooding is expected in the Warrego River downstream of Charleville.
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:
Warrego R at Charleville Alert, 1.12, Steady, 09:46 AM WED 05/10/16
Ward R at Binnowee Alert, 1.18, Steady, 10:20 PM TUE 04/10/16
Warrego R at Wyandra TM, 2.49, Steady, 09:00 AM WED 05/10/16
Warrego R at Wallen TM, 1.75, Falling, 08:00 AM WED 05/10/16
Warrego R at Cunnamulla Weir TM, 5.97, Steady, 09:00 AM WED 05/10/16
Warrego R at Rocky, 2.45, Falling, 06:55 AM WED 05/10/16
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.
Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.