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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Thomson/Barcoo/Cooper Ck

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE COOPER CREEK AND THE LOWER BARCOO RIVER
Issued at 9:38 am EST on Thursday 30 June 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 14

Minor flood levels continue to ease at Windorah, with levels likely to ease
below minor by the weekend.


BARCOO RIVER:
Minor flood levels on the lower Barcoo River at Retreat have peaked during
Wednesday, and are slowly easing during Thursday.


COOPER CREEK:
Minor flood levels continue to slowly ease further downstream on the Cooper
Creek at Windorah.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
BARCOO RIVER at:

RETREAT (manual): River levels expected to ease below the minor flood level
(3.0 metres) overnight Thursday.

COOPER CREEK at:

WINDORAH: River levels likely to ease below the minor flood level (3.0 metres)
by the weekend.


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.qldalert.com

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts

Next Issue:
The next warning is due to be issued by 10:00 am AEST on Friday 30th June 2016.

Latest River Heights:
Thomson R at Longreach Auto * 1.64m steady 08:00 AM THU 30/06/16
Thomson R at Bogewong * 1.63m steady 09:00 AM THU 30/06/16
Thomson R Stonehenge (West) * 2.37m falling 04:00 AM THU 30/06/16
Thomson R Stonehenge (East) NA
Thomson R at Jundah 2.25m falling 03:05 PM WED 29/06/16
Barcoo R at Blackall # 0.89m falling 07:37 AM THU 30/06/16
Alice R at Barcaldine Weir Auto * 0.02m steady 08:00 AM THU 30/06/16
Barcoo R at Wahroongha 0.8m falling fast 07:00 AM THU 30/06/16
Barcoo R at Glenlock 3.35m falling 05:40 AM THU 30/06/16
Barcoo R at Retreat Auto * 3.71m falling 04:00 AM THU 30/06/16
Cooper Ck at Windorah * 3.84m steady 09:00 AM THU 30/06/16
Cooper Ck at Durham Downs NA
Wilson R at Noccundra Hotel NA
Cooper Ck at Nappa Merrie * 1.06m steady 04:00 AM THU 30/06/16
*,# auto statio
NA no obs reporte

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
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