Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Bulloo River
Final Flood Warning for the Bulloo River
Issued at 11:01 am EST on Thursday 19 January 2017
Flood Warning Number: 2
River levels are now falling at Quilpie after a minor flood peak on Wednesday.
Further showers and storms are possible over the next few days.
Bulloo River to Quilpie:
Renewed river level rises are possible in response to the forecast rainfall and
further warnings will be issued if required.
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:
Bulloo R at Milroy, Not Available
Bulloo R at Quilpie TM, 2.62, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Bulloo R at South Comongin, Not Available
Bulloo R at Autumnvale TM, 2.10, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 19/01/17
Bulloo R at Thargomindah, Not Available
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.
In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.
Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.
Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.