Flood Warning for the Wallam Mungallala Creeks

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Wallam and Mungallala Creeks

Issued at 4:50 pm EST on Thursday 2 December 2021

Flood Warning Number: 1

MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED AT BOLLON THURSDAY EVENING

In the 48 hours to 9:00am Thursday, rainfall totals of up to 60 mm were recorded in the Wallam and Mungallala Creeks catchment. There is no further significant rainfall forecast for the remainder of Thursday and during Friday.

Wallam Creek:

Minor flooding is expected along the Wallam Creek.

The Wallam Creek at Bollon is currently at 0.48 metres and rising. The Wallam Creek at Bollon is expected to exceed the minor flood level (0.50 m) Thursday evening. The river level is likely to peak near 0.60 metres Friday morning.

Mungallala Creek:

There are no current observations available along the Mungallala Creek, however river levels are likely to be elevated.

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 Friday 03 December 2021.

Latest River Heights:

Location Height of River (m) Tendency Date/Time of Observation
Wallam Ck at Cardiff TM 2.07 Steady 03:00 PM THU 02/12/21
Wallam Ck at Bollon 0.48 Rising 01:50 PM THU 02/12/21
Mungallala Ck at Mungallala Not Available
Mungallala Ck at Tomoo Not Available
Mungallala Ck at Deelamon Not Available
Nebine Ck at Bendena Not Available
Nebine Ck at Roseleigh Crossing TM 1.06 Steady 02:00 PM THU 02/12/21

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.