Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Herbert River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning For The Herbert River
Issued at 10:12 AM EST on Saturday 16 January 2021
Flood Watch Number: 22

Further rainfall is possible over the weekend and into next week which may cause renewed river level rises.

Herbert River to Nash's Crossing:
No further flooding is expected in the Herbert River to Nash's Crossing during Saturday.
There are currently no readings for Gleneagle, but based on the nearby automatic station the river level is expected to be below the minor flood level (4.50 m) and falling.
The river level will remain below the minor flood level during Saturday.

Herbert River downstream of Nash's Crossing:

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) immediately.}
Current emergency information is available at

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Rudd Ck at Gunnawarra Alert,4.27,Rising,09:31 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Gleneagle Homestead,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available
Herbert R at Gleneagle Alert,3.97,Falling,09:14 AM SAT 16/01/21
Blencoe Creek at Blencoe Falls TM,2.89,Steady,09:00 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Nashs Crossing Alert,3.20,Falling,09:50 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Zattas Alert,1.43,Falling,09:34 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Abergowrie Alert,4.17,Falling,09:16 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Abergowrie Br Alert,4.61,Falling,09:28 AM SAT 16/01/21
Stone R at Peacock Siding Alert,1.15,Steady,09:05 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Trebonne Alert,5.97,Steady,09:35 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Ingham Pump Stn Alert,5.05,Falling,09:51 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Gairloch (manual),4.8,Falling,09:00 AM SAT 16/01/21
Herbert R at Halifax Alert,2.57,Steady,08:41 AM SAT 16/01/21

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at The latest weather forecast is available at
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