Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Moderate Flood Warning For The Paroo River (Qld)
Issued at 11:29 AM EST on Tuesday 05 March 2024
Flood Warning Number: 2
MINOR FLOODING LIKELY TUESDAY AFTERNOON AT EULO WITH MODERATE PEAK POSSIBLE THURSDAY
Rainfall over the upper parts of the Paroo River catchment over the last few days has led to river level rises which are now approaching Eulo.
No significant rainfall has been observed in the 24 hours to 9:00 am Tuesday, and no significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days.
Paroo River to Eulo:
Moderate flooding may occur along the Paroo River to Eulo. Minor flooding is easing at Humeburn after a moderate flood peak was observed Monday night.
The Paroo River at Eulo is currently at 1.90 metres and steady, just below the minor flood level.
The Paroo River at Eulo is likely to exceed the minor flood level (2.00 m) Tuesday afternoon. The river level may peak around the moderate flood level (3.00 metres) during Thursday.
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 03:00 pm EST on Wednesday 06 March 2024.
Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Eulo,1.90,Steady,11:20 AM TUE 05/03/24
Paroo River at Caiwarro,1.32,Steady,09:00 AM TUE 05/03/24
Paroo R at Hungerford,0.79,Steady,03:00 PM MON 04/03/24
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.