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  • Minor Flood Warning For The Dawson River And Flood Warning For The Theresa Creek Sat 27 Nov 2021

    Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
      
    Minor Flood Warning For The Dawson River And Flood Warning For The Theresa Creek 
    Issued at 01:57 PM EST on Saturday 27 November 2021
    Flood Watch Number: 10
    
    MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING ALONG THE DAWSON RIVER DURING SATURDAY.
     No significant widespread rainfall has been recorded in the 24 hours to 12:00 PM Saturday. Localised totals of 20-45mm have been recorded in the Dawson River catchment. Showers and possible thunderstorms are forecast over the catchment area Saturday and Sunday.
    
    Dawson River to Theodore:
    Small renewed rises are occurring along the Dawson River to Theodore.
    The Dawson River at Taroom is currently at 4.00 metres and rising with renewed rises.
    The Dawson River at Taroom is likely to remain below the minor flood level (4.50 m) during the remainder of Saturday.
    
    The Dawson River at Theodore is currently at 7.69 metres and steady.
    The river level may peak around the minor flood level (8.00 metres) at Theodore on the Dawson River during Sunday.
    
    Dawson River downstream of Theodore:
    Minor flooding is occurring along the Dawson River between Moura and Beckers.
    There are currently no observations for the Moura manual station, however based on the nearby automatic station, it is expected that levels at the manual station are around the minor flood level (6.00 m).
    The Dawson River at Moura is likely to remain around the minor flood level (6.00 m) during Saturday.
    
    There are currently no observations for the Baralaba manual station, however based on the nearby automatic station downstream of the weir, it is expected that levels at the manual station are above the minor flood level (4.00 m).
    The Dawson River at Baralaba is expected to remain above the minor flood level (4.00 m) during Saturday.
    
    Nogoa River:
    Major flooding continues along Theresa Creek with levels currently above the Gregory Highway Bridge (9.00 metres).
    Mackenzie River:
    River level rises and minor flooding is possible along the Mackenzie River during the weekend in response to floodwater from Retreat and Theresa Creeks.
    
    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 02:00 pm EST on Sunday 28 November 2021.
    
    Latest River Heights:
    Nogoa R at Raymond Alert,6.00,Rising,01:33 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Nogoa R at Craigmore Alert,5.82,Rising,01:32 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Nogoa R at Fairbairn Dam HW TM,-10.42,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Nogoa R at Emerald Alert,3.36,Steady,01:39 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Theresa Ck at Gregory Highway Alert,10.08,Rising,01:30 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Comet R at The Lake Alert,4.07,Falling,01:42 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Comet R at Comet Weir Alert,1.78,Steady,01:35 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Mackenzie R at Bedford Weir TW Alert,5.38,Rising,12:56 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Mackenzie R at Bedford Weir TW TM,5.38,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Mackenzie R at Bingegang Weir HW TM,9.23,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Mackenzie R at Bingegang Weir TW TM,7.15,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Mackenzie R at Bingegang Weir HW Alert,9.20,Rising,12:12 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Connors R at Pink Lagoon TM,0.60,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Isaac R at Fitzroy Develop. Rd Br TM,Not Available,Steady,12:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Isaac R at Yatton TM,1.90,Rising,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Mackenzie R at Tartrus TM,6.61,Rising,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Utopia Downs TM,2.27,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Tarana Crossing Alert,2.44,Falling,08:25 AM SAT 27/11/21
    Juandah Ck at Windamere TM,1.50,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Taroom TM,4.03,Rising,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Gyranda Weir TM,1.08,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Gyranda Weir Alert,1.21,Steady,12:44 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Theodore Weir TM,7.71,Rising,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Moura Weir TM,1.02,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Mimosa Ck at Karamea Alert,1.61,Steady,11:51 AM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Baralaba TW TM,4.83,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Kroombit Ck at Kroombit Dam HW TM,-13.43,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Kroombit Creek at Biloela,Not Available,Steady,12:18 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Callide Ck at Callide Dam HW TM,-4.91,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Callide Ck at Goovigen TM,1.86,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Don R at Rannes TM,3.09,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Dawson R at Knebworth TM,5.08,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Fitzroy R at Riverslea TM,3.78,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 27/11/21
    Port Alma Tide TM,3.85,Steady,01:09 PM SAT 27/11/21
    
    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.