Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Warrego River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning For The Warrego River (Qld)
Issued at 01:57 PM EST on Sunday 05 December 2021
Flood Watch Number: 7

MINOR FLOODING LIKELY AT CHARLEVILLE DURING SUNDAY AFTERNOON
No significant rainfall has been recorded in the Warrego River over the last few days. However, showers and thunderstorms are forecast for Monday and Tuesday over parts of the Warrego catchment, which may exacerbate current flood levels.

Warrego River to Charleville:
Minor flooding is easing along the Warrego River at The 27 Mile Garden, with minor flooding expected to extend downstream to Charleville.
The Warrego River at Charleville is currently at 3.87 metres and rising, below minor flooding.
The Warrego River at Charleville is expected to reach the minor flood level (4.00 m) Sunday afternoon. The river level is likely to peak near 4.10 metres Sunday evening.

Warrego River downstream of Charleville:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Warrego River downstream of Charleville.
The Warrego River at Bakers Bend is currently at 3.16 metres and steady.
The Warrego River at Bakers Bend is likely to peak near the minor flood level (5.00 m) Monday afternoon.

There are currently no observations for the Cunnamulla Bridge manual gauge, however based on the Cunnamulla Weir automatic station river levels are above the minor flood level (6.00 m).
The Warrego River at Cunnamulla Bridge is likely to remain around the minor flood level (6.00 m) during Sunday, with renewed rises expected next week as upstream floodwaters arrive.

The Warrego River at Rocky was last observed at 2.20 metres Saturday morning. The river level is currently expected to be steady just below the minor flood level (2.50 m).
The Warrego River at Rocky is likely to exceed the minor flood level (2.50 m) during Monday.

Warrego River at Augathella:
Cancellation

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 02:00 pm EST on Monday 06 December 2021.

Latest River Heights:
Warrego R at Augathella TM,2.01,Steady,12:00 PM SUN 05/12/21
Warrego R at The 27 Mile Garden Alert,2.71,Falling,12:26 PM SUN 05/12/21
Bradleys Gully at Raceview Alert,-0.05,Falling,11:57 AM SUN 05/12/21
Lower Bradleys Gully Alert,-0.05,Steady,10:32 AM SUN 05/12/21
Warrego R at Charleville Alert,3.87,Steady,11:20 AM SUN 05/12/21
Ward R at Binnowee Alert,1.88,Falling,12:50 PM SUN 05/12/21
Warrego R at Bakers Bend Alert,3.16,Steady,11:46 AM SUN 05/12/21
Warrego R at Wyandra TM,3.57,Steady,12:00 PM SUN 05/12/21
Warrego R at Wallen TM,3.44,Steady,12:00 PM SUN 05/12/21
Warrego R at Cunnamulla Weir TM,6.09,Steady,12:00 PM SUN 05/12/21

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.

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