Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Paroo River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Moderate Flood Warning For The Paroo River (Qld)
Issued at 04:23 PM EST on Sunday 05 December 2021
Flood Watch Number: 23
MODERATE FLOODING OCCURRING AT EULO AND MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT HUNGERFORD
No significant rainfall totals have recently been recorded in the Paroo River catchment. Showers and thunderstorms are forecast for the next few days which may cause renewed river level rises across parts of the Paroo River catchment.
Paroo River to Eulo:
Moderate flooding is occurring along the Paroo River to Eulo.
The Paroo River at Eulo was at 3.05 metres around 6:30 am Sunday. River levels are currently expected to be above the moderate flood level (3.00 m) and rising slowly.
The Paroo River at Eulo may peak near 3.40 metres with moderate flooding during Monday.
Paroo River downstream of Eulo:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Paroo River downstream of Eulo.
The Paroo River at Hungerford is currently at 1.14 metres (minor flood level, 1.0 metres) and rising.
The Paroo River at Hungerford is likely to reach around 1.35 metres during Monday.
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 04:00 pm EST on Tuesday 07 December 2021.
Latest River Heights:
Paroo River at Eulo,3.05,Steady,06:30 AM SUN 05/12/21
Paroo River at Caiwarro,2.07,Steady,03:00 PM SUN 05/12/21
Paroo R at Hungerford,1.14,Rising,03:00 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.