Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Diamantina River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning For The Diamantina River
Issued at 09:12 AM EST on Monday 23 March 2020
Flood Watch Number: 26

The river level at Birdsville is currently below the minor flood level. No renewed river level rises are expected.
No significant rainfall is expected across the catchment over the next few days.

Diamantina River downstream of Diamantina Lakes:
No further flooding is expected in the Diamantina River downstream of Diamantina Lakes.

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:
Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM,1.09,Steady,08:00 AM MON 23/03/20
Diamantina R at Monkira,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available
Diamantina R at Durrie,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available
Diamantina R at Roseberth,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available
Diamantina R at Birdsville,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available

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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