Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland
MODERATE FLOOD WARNING FOR THE COOPER CREEK AND LOWER THOMSON RIVER
Issued at 9:35 am EST on Wednesday 27 July 2016
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Brisbane.
Issue Number: 12
A moderate flood peak is expected at Windorah during Wednesday.
No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days.
Minor to moderate flood levels are continuing to fall between Bogewong and Jundah.
Moderate flood levels at Windorah are steady around a peak just below the major flood level.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
THOMSON RIVER at:
STONEHENGE (East) manual: Minor flood levels will continue to ease during Wednesday.
JUNDAH: Fall below the moderate flood level (4.0 metres) late Wednesday.
COOPER CREEK at:
WINDORAH: Moderate flood peak during Wednesday.
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
For the latest weather forecasts see: www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts
The next warning is due to be issued by 10:00 am AEST on Thursday 28 July 2016.
Latest River Heights:
|Location||Height of River||Date/Time of Observation|
|Thomson R at Bogewong *||3.73m falling||06:00 AM WED 27/07/16|
|Thomson R Stonehenge (West) *||4.14m steady||04:00 AM WED 27/07/16|
|Thomson R Stonehenge (East)||NA||NA|
|Thomson R at Jundah||4.19m falling slowly||07:00 AM WED 27/07/16|
|Cooper Ck at Windorah *||4.83m steady||09:00 AM WED 27/07/16|
|* 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.