Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Moonie River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning For The Moonie River
Issued at 02:59 PM EST on Friday 28 February 2020
Flood Watch Number: 7

Minor flood levels are easing on the Moonie River between Nindigully Bridge and Thallon Bridge.
No significant rainfall has been recorded in the catchment since 9 am Friday, with no significant rainfall forecast over the next few days.

Moonie River downstream of Flinton:
Minor flooding is continuing along the Moonie River between Nindigully Bridge and Thallon Bridge.
At 9am Friday the Moonie River at Nindigully Bridge was 2.45 metres and falling.
The Moonie River at Nindigully may fall to around the minor flood level (2.20 m) during Saturday, with small renewed rises possible later in the weekend.

At 9am Friday the Moonie River at Thallon Bridge was at 4.09 metres (minor flood) and falling.
The Moonie River at Thallon Bridge is likely to fall below the minor flood level (4.00 m) during Saturday. The river level will continue to ease during 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:
The next warning will be issued by 03:00 pm EST on Sunday 01 March 2020.

Latest River Heights:
Moonie R at Flinton TM,3.28,Rising,01:00 PM FRI 28/02/20
Moonie R at Warrie Crossing,3.20,Rising,12:20 PM FRI 28/02/20
Moonie R at Nindigully Br,2.45,Falling,09:00 AM FRI 28/02/20
Moonie R at Nindigully TM,4.47,Falling,01:00 PM FRI 28/02/20
Moonie R at Thallon Bridge,4.09,Falling,09:00 AM FRI 28/02/20
Moonie R at Fenton TM,3.70,Rising,01:00 PM FRI 28/02/20

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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