Weather

Flood Warning - Georgina/Eyre Ck

18 April 2019 10:39 EST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Major Flood Warning for Eyre Creek

Issued at 10:39 am EST on Thursday 18 April 2019
Flood Warning Number: 22

Moderate to major flooding is expected to continue easing along on Eyre Creek
throughout the Easter long weekend.

No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.

Eyre Creek:
Moderate to major flooding continues along Eyre Creek during Thursday morning.

Eyre Creek at Bedourie is currently at 4.70 metres and falling slowly. The
creek level at Bedourie is expected continue easing but remain above the minor
flood level (3.50 m) throughout the Easter long weekend.

Eyre Creek at Glengyle is currently at 4.23 metres and falling. The creek level
at Glengyle is expected continue easing but remain above the moderate flood
level (3.00 m) throughout the Easter long weekend.

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:
The next warning will be issued by 12:00 pm EST on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

Latest River Heights:
Georgina R at Marion Downs, 1.33, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19
Eyre Ck at Bedourie, 4.70, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19
King Creek at Cluny, 4.35, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19
Eyre Ck at Glengyle, 4.23, Falling, 09:00 AM THU 18/04/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. 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.