Flood Warning for the Georgina River and Eyre Creek


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland


Issued at 10:50 am EST on Monday 27 June 2016

by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.

Issue Number: 5

Minor flood levels are expected in Eyre Creek at Bedourie during this week.


Creek levels are slowly rising along Eyre Creek at Bedourie. Rises may also occur further downstream at Glengyle later in the week.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:


BEDOURIE: Creek levels expected to exceed the minor flood level (3.5 metres) during Tuesday (28/06).

GLENGYLE: Creek level rises to the minor flood level (2.0 metres) may occur later this week.

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

Weather Forecast:

For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts

Next Issue:

The next warning is due to be issued by 11:00 am AEST on Tuesday 28th June 2016.

Latest River Heights:

Location Height of River Date/Time of Observation
Georgina R at Roxborough Downs * 2.66m steady 04:00 AM MON 27/06/16
Georgina R at Glenormiston NA NA
Burke R at Boulia * 1.73m steady 08:00 AM MON 27/06/16
Georgina R at Marion Downs NA NA
Eyre Ck at Bedourie 3.35m rising slowl y 9:00 AM MON 27/06/16
King Creek at Cluny NA NA
Eyre Ck at Glengyle NA NA
* auto station
NA no obs reported

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.