Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Moonie River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Minor Flood Warning For The Moonie River
Issued at 09:27 AM EST on Thursday 30 November 2023
Flood Warning Number: 11
MINOR FLOODING EASING AT NINDIGULLY AND THALLON BRIDGE
No significant rainfall has been recorded in the Moonie River catchment in the 24 hours to 9:00 am Thursday. Further showers and storms are forecast for the remainder of this week and into the weekend.
Moonie River downstream of Flinton:
Minor flooding is easing downstream of Flinton.
No river level observations are current for the Nindigully manual gauge. The Moonie River at Nindigully is expected to be below the moderate flood level (3.00 m) and falling.
The Moonie River at Nindigully is expected to remain above the minor flood level (2.20 m) for the remainder of Thursday into Friday.
The Moonie River at Thallon Bridge peaked at 4.70 metres around 06:00 am Wednesday, below the major flood level (5.00 m). The Moonie River at Thallon Bridge is currently at 4.43 metres and falling, below the moderate flood level (4.50 m).
The Moonie River at Thallon Bridge is expected to remain above the minor flood level (4.00 m) for the remainder of Thursday into Friday.
Moonie River to Flinton:
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
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am EST on Friday 01 December 2023.
Latest River Heights:
Moonie R at Kinkora,0.60,Falling,09:00 AM THU 30/11/23
Moonie R at Flinton,1.52,Steady,09:00 AM THU 30/11/23
Moonie R at Flinton TM,3.11,Falling,08:00 AM THU 30/11/23
Moonie R at Nindigully TM,4.65,Steady,08:15 AM THU 30/11/23
Moonie R at Thallon Bridge,4.43,Falling,09:00 AM THU 30/11/23
Moonie R at Fenton TM,3.90,Rising,06:00 AM THU 30/11/23
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.