Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for QLD

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Final Flood Warning For The Flinders River
Issued at 12:57 PM EST on Saturday 14 May 2022
Flood Watch Number: 7

FLOODING HAS EASED AT RICHMOND
Flooding has eased at Richmond and other upstream locations in the Flinders River catchment.
As flood waters move downstream, river rises are possible in downstream locations in the Flinders River catchment during the next week.
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Saturday, no significant rainfall was recorded in the Flinders River catchment. No significant rainfall totals are forecast for the next few days.

Flinders River to Richmond:
Flooding has eased along the Flinders River to Richmond.
The Flinders River at Richmond was at 4.00 metres (below minor) and falling at 6:00 am on Saturday morning (14 May).
No further flooding is expected along the Flinders River to Richmond.

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:
Porcupine Ck at Mt Emu Plains TM,1.87,Steady,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Flinders R at Glendower Crossing TM,1.22,Falling,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Flinders R at Marathon TM,2.55,Rising,11:00 AM SAT 14/05/22
Flinders R at Richmond,4.00,Falling,06:00 AM SAT 14/05/22
Flinders R at Punchbowl TM,4.99,Rising,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Flinders R at Etta Plains TM,0.93,Rising,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Cloncurry R at Cloncurry TM,1.11,Steady,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Gilliat R at Wills Dev Rd TM,4.86,Steady,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Julia Ck at Julia Ck TM,0.44,Steady,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Cloncurry R at Canobie Auto TM,2.35,Steady,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Flinders R-Cloncurry R Junction TM,1.14,Falling,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22
Flinders R at Walkers Bend TM,0.85,Steady,12:00 PM SAT 14/05/22

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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