Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Thomson/Barcoo/Cooper Ck

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning for Thomson River and Cooper Creek

Issued at 10:01 am EST on Thursday 18 April 2019
Flood Warning Number: 24

Levels across the Cooper Creek Basin are now below minor.

No rainfall is expected over the catchment area in the next few days.

Thomson River:
No further flooding is expected in the Thomson River.

Cooper Creek:
No further flooding is expected in the Cooper Creek.

The Cooper Creek at Windorah (Long Crossing) is currently at 2.61 metres and
falling slowly. Creek levels at Windorah will continue slowly easing over the
next week.

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)

Current emergency information is available at

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Thomson R at Longreach Auto TM, 1.39, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19
Thomson R at Bogewong TM, 1.69, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19
Cooper Ck at Windorah (Long Crossing) TM, 2.61, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19
Cooper Ck at Lignum Channel TM, -0.43, Steady, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19
Cooper Ck at Nappa Merrie TM, 1.38, Steady, 08:00 AM THU 18/04/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at The latest weather
forecast is available at

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