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

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning For Cooper Creek
Issued at 11:15 AM EST on Saturday 28 May 2022
Flood Watch Number: 39

No significant rainfall has been recorded over the last few days and no significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days across the Cooper Creek catchment.

Cooper Creek:
No further flooding is expected along Cooper Creek.
The Cooper Creek at Windorah (Main Channel) is currently at 2.91 metres (below the minor flood level) and falling.
The Cooper Creek at Windorah (Main Channel) will remain below the minor flood level (3.00 m).

Barcoo River at Retreat:

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

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

Latest River Heights:
Cornish Ck at Bowen Downs TM,1.36,Steady,10:00 AM SAT 28/05/22
Thomson R at Longreach Auto TM,1.57,Steady,10:00 AM SAT 28/05/22
Thomson R at Bogewong TM,1.89,Falling,09:00 AM SAT 28/05/22
Barcoo R at Gillespie Alert,0.30,Steady,08:42 AM SAT 28/05/22
Barcoo R at Duneira Alert,0.95,Steady,10:23 AM SAT 28/05/22
Jordan R at Glencoe Alert,0.89,Steady,10:35 AM SAT 28/05/22
Alice R at Barcaldine Weir Auto TM,4.62,Steady,10:00 AM SAT 28/05/22
Barcoo R at Retreat TM,1.94,Falling,10:00 AM SAT 28/05/22
Cooper Ck at Windorah (Long Crossing) TM,3.36,Falling,10:49 AM SAT 28/05/22
Cooper Ck at Lignum Channel TM,0.07,Steady,09:00 AM SAT 28/05/22
Cooper Ck at Nappa Merrie TM,1.46,Steady,10:00 AM SAT 28/05/22

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at The latest weather forecast is available at

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