Flood Warning for the Georgina River and Eyre Creek

IDQ20870

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Moderate Flood Warning for Eyre Creek

Issued at 10:27 am EST on Sunday 21 April 2019

Flood Warning Number: 23

Moderate flooding will continue to ease on Eyre Creek throughout the Easter long weekend.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.

Eyre Creek:

Moderate flooding is easing along the Eyre Creek.

There are no current observations for Bedourie however it is expected to be falling slowly with moderate flooding. It is expected to remain above the minor flood level (3.50 m) throughout the Easter long weekend.

The Eyre Creek at Glengyle is currently at 3.98 metres and falling with moderate flooding. It is is expected to continue easing but remain above the moderate flood level (3.00 m) throughout the Easter long 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 12:00 pm EST on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

Latest River Heights:

Location Height of River (m) Tendency Date/Time of Observation
Eyre Ck at Bedourie Not Available
King Creek at Cluny 4.07 Falling 09:00 AM SUN 21/04/19
Eyre Ck at Glengyle 3.98 Falling 07:40 AM SUN 21/04/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. 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.