Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for QLD
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments.
Final Flood Watch For Catchments In Southern And Eastern Queensland
Issued at 01:37 PM EST on Wednesday 01 December 2021
Flood Watch Number: 9
RAINFALL IS EASING, BUT WIDESPREAD FLOODING, INCLUDING MAJOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING ACROSS PARTS OF QUEENSLAND.
An upper trough over central parts of the state is enhancing rainfall over south eastern Queensland as it moves east. The upper trough is expected to cross southeast Queensland through this evening.
Catchments across the Flood Watch area are saturated following recent rainfall and flooding is occurring in catchments in south eastern, southern and central Queensland.
Rainfall will continue to clear during Wednesday afternoon, although heavy falls may continue over the Sunshine coast and southern Wide Bay area, particularly near the coast. Isolated heavy totals may occur elsewhere.
Widespread moderate to major flooding is occurring across south eastern, southern and central Queensland with flood warnings current for many catchments. Renewed rises are occurring in some of these catchments due to recent rainfall and flood warnings will continue to be updated.
Catchments which may be affected include:
Belyando and Suttor Rivers to Burdekin Falls Dam
Dawson and Don Rivers
Comet and Nogoa Rivers
Connors, Isaac and Styx Rivers and Plane Creek
Burrum and Cherwell Rivers
Sunshine Coast Rivers and Creeks
Pine and Caboolture Rivers
Upper Brisbane River
Lower Brisbane River
Logan and Albert Rivers
Gold Coast Rivers and Creeks
Wallam and Mungallala Creeks
Warrego River (QLD)
Paroo River (QLD)
Bulloo River (QLD)
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood and cyclone products for Queensland.
For more information on the Flood Watch Service: http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml
Flood Safety Advice:
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.
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219 at a low call cost of 27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.
Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood/
This Flood Watch means that people living or working along rivers and creeks should monitor the latest weather forecasts and warnings.
Remember: If it's flooded, forget it.}
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.