Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Thomson/Barcoo/Cooper Ck
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.
Minor flood levels on the lower Barcoo River at Retreat have peaked during
Wednesday, and are slowly easing during Thursday.
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
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
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
of 27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.