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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE THOMSON RIVER
Issued at 11:29 am EST on Saturday 24 January 2015
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 5

Minor flood levels are possible at Camoola Park and Longreach next week.

River level rises have been recorded across the upper reaches of the Thomson
River and tributaries following areas of heavy rainfall recorded last weekend.

THOMSON RIVER:
River levels have steadied at Muttaburra following rises over the past week,
whilst river levels are currently steady at Longreach.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
THOMSON RIVER at:

CAMOOLA PARK: River level rises above the minor flood level (2.0 metres) are
possible early next week.

LONGREACH: River levels rises above the minor flood level (3.3 metres) are
possible around the middle of next week.

STONEHENGE (East): At this stage, river levels at the manual gauge are likely
to remain below the minor flood level (2.0 metres).

JUNDAH: River levels are expected to remain below the minor flood level (2.5
metres).

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.disaster.qld.gov.au

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 11:30 am AEST on Sunday 25 January 2015.

Latest River Heights:
Cornish Ck at Bowen Downs * 3.79m steady 08:00 AM SAT 24/01/15
Landsborough R at Muttaburra NA
Aramac Ck at Aramac NA
Thomson R at Camoola Park NA
Thomson R at Longreach Auto * 1.93m steady 09:00 AM SAT 24/01/15
Darr R at Darr Auto * 2.4m steady 09:00 AM SAT 24/01/15
Thomson R Stonehenge (West) * 1.4m steady 08:00 AM SAT 24/01/15
Thomson R Stonehenge (East) NA
Thomson R at Jundah NA
* 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
of 27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.

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