Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Bulloo River
Moderate Flood Warning for the Bulloo River
Issued at 10:08 am EST on Thursday 29 September 2016
Flood Warning Number: 14
Minor to moderate flood levels between Autumnvale and Thargomindah are
Patchy rain and showers are expected during Thursday and into Friday, which may
result in renewed river level rises.
Bulloo River downstream of Quilpie:
Moderate flood levels at Thargomindah are steady. Minor flood levels at
Autumnvale are easing.
River levels on the Bulloo River at Autumnvale eased below the moderate flood
level (5.5 m) during Wednesday afternoon. Downstream at Thargomindah, the river
levels remain steady around a moderate flood peak of 4.65 metres. The river
level at Thargomindah is expected to remain steady above the moderate flood
level (4.50 m) during Thursday.
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
The next warning will be issued by 10:30 am EST on Friday 30 September 2016.
Latest River Heights:
Bulloo R at Quilpie TM, 1.62, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 29/09/16
Bulloo R at Autumnvale TM, 5.44, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 29/09/16
Bulloo R at Thargomindah, 4.61, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 29/09/16
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.
A low pressure trough that brought damaging weather to South Australia will continue to move south across Tasmania today, bringing heavy rain and strong winds, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.