Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Condamine-Balonne Rivers

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning For The Lower Balonne River Downstream Of Dirranbandi
Issued at 10:38 AM EST on Saturday 14 March 2020
Flood Watch Number: 66

Flooding is expected to have eased in the Bokhara River at Hebel.
No significant rainfall has been recorded or is forecast for the catchment area for the next few days.

Balonne River to Surat:
No further flooding is expected in the Balonne River to Surat.
There are currently no observations from the manual gauge at Surat. Based on the river height at the automatic gauge, river levels have eased below the minor flood level and will continue to fall across the weekend.

Balonne River downstream of Surat to Beardmore Dam:
Renewed river level rises are occurring along the Balonne River downstream of Surat with minor flooding occurring at Weribone.
There are currently no observations from Warroo.
Small rises are likely across the weekend but river levels are expected to remain well below the minor flood level.

Balonne River downstream of Beardmore Dam:
No further flooding is expected in the Balonne River downstream of Beardmore Dam.
River levels on the Bokhara River at Hebel are expected to have eased below the minor flood level (1.00 m) early Saturday morning.
River levels will continue to fall across the weekend.

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 www.qld.gov.au/alerts

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

Latest River Heights:
Balonne R at Weribone TM,6.03,Rising,02:00 PM FRI 13/03/20
Balonne R at Beardmore Dam TM,0.02,Steady,10:00 AM SAT 14/03/20
Balonne R at Jack Taylor Weir TM,0.03,Steady,10:00 AM SAT 14/03/20
Culgoa R at Whyenbah TM,2.81,Rising,09:00 AM SAT 14/03/20
Culgoa R at Woolerbilla TM,4.21,Falling,02:00 PM FRI 13/03/20
Narran R at Dirranbandi-Hebel Rd TM,2.53,Steady,09:00 AM SAT 14/03/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. 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.
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