Queensland Weather Warnings

IDQ20870

Flood Warning

Issued at Fri Mar 27 12:08:43 AEDT 2020
for the period until midnight Wed Apr 01 15:08:37 AEDT 2020

Moderate Flood Warning for Eyre Creek

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
Moderate flooding is continuing on Eyre Creek at Glengyle.

No rain has been recorded over the Qld part of the catchment in the last 7 days. No significant rain is forecast for the next few days.
River levels on Eyre Creek at Bedourie have fallen below the minor flood level (3.5 metres) during Wednesday, faster than previously expected. The Eyre Creek at Bedourie is expected to remain below the minor flood level (3.50 m). The Eyre Creek at Glengyle is currently at about 3.2 metres and steady. The Eyre Creek at Glengyle will remain around the moderate flood level (3.00 m) into the weekend. The river level is likely to fall below the moderate flood level (3.0 m) late in the weekend and into the next week.

The next warning will be issued by 03:00 pm EST on Monday 30 March 2020.

IDQ20885

Flood Warning

Issued at Sat Mar 28 12:58:09 AEDT 2020
for the period until midnight Sat Mar 28 12:58:08 AEDT 2020

Flood Warning Summary for Queensland


Moderate Flood Warning for Eyre Creek

Flood Watch for Cape York Peninsula catchments north of Coen
N/A
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.
IDQ20900

Flood Warning

Issued at Sat Mar 28 12:54:50 AEDT 2020
for the period until midnight Tue Mar 31 15:54:46 AEDT 2020

Flood Watch for Cape York Peninsula catchments north of Coen

Flooding is possible across parts of the Flood Watch area. A trough extends from the northwestern Coral Sea across far northern Cape York Peninsula, and is likely to remain near stationary for the next few days. Widespread showers, rain areas, and thunderstorms are likely to persist near and to the south of the trough for several days. Catchments within the Flood Watch area have received rainfall over recent days, very heavy at times, with river rises being recorded. There is potential for further heavy rainfall and thunderstorms across the Far North, with particularly very heavy rainfall to areas north of about Lockhart River and Weipa. Localised flooding and disruption to transport routes is possible throughout the Flood Watch area, particularly in the areas of heaviest rainfall. Catchments likely to be affected include: Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood and cyclone products for Queensland.
For more information on the Flood Watch Service: http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml

The next Flood Watch will be issued by 01:00 pm EST on Monday 30 March 2020.