Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Bulloo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning For The Bulloo River
Issued at 11:35 AM EST on Monday 26 February 2024
Flood Warning Number: 11

MINOR FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED AT QUILPIE AND THARGOMINDAH
Renewed river level rises are possible at Quilpie and Thargomindah for the next few days as floodwaters arrive from upstream. However, flooding is not expected at this stage.
No significant rainfall totals have been recorded since 9:00 am Monday. No significant rainfall is forecast across the Bulloo River catchment for the next few days.

Bulloo River to Quilpie:
Minor flooding is no longer expected along the Bulloo River to Quilpie.
The Bulloo River at Quilpie peaked at 2.77 metres around 11:00 pm Sunday 25 February, below the minor flood level (3.00 metres) and is currently at 2.67 metres and falling.
The Bulloo River at Quilpie is expected to remain below the minor flood level (3.00 m).

Bulloo River downstream of Quilpie:
Minor flooding is no longer expected along the Bulloo River downstream of Quilpie.
The Bulloo River at Thargomindah was at 3.25 metres and falling at 6:20 am Monday 26 February 2024, below the minor flood level (4.00 m).
The Bulloo River at Thargomindah is expected to remain below the minor flood level (4.00 m).

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

Latest River Heights:
Bulloo R at Quilpie TM,2.67,Falling,10:00 AM MON 26/02/24
Bulloo R at Autumnvale TM,3.60,Falling,10:00 AM MON 26/02/24
Bulloo R at Thargomindah,3.25,Falling,06:20 AM MON 26/02/24

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.

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