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  • Minor Flood Warning for the Thomson and Barcoo rivers Mon 21 Sep 2020

    Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
      
    Minor Flood Warning For The Thomson And Barcoo Rivers 
    Issued at 12:45 PM EST on Monday 21 September 2020
    Flood Watch Number: 2
    
    MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE AT STONEHENGE TUESDAY
     Minor flooding at Stonehenge is possible based on forecast rainfall and flood waters arriving from Vergemont Creek.
     Minor flooding at Retreat is possible based on forecast rainfall.
     No significant rainfall has been observed in the 24 hours to 09:00am Monday morning.
     Further showers and thunderstorms are possible on Monday afternoon into Tuesday, but is likely to ease later in the week.
    
    Thomson River:
    Minor flooding may occur along the Thomson River.
    No observations have been reported at the Stonehenge Manual Gauge, the nearby Stonehenge Automatic Gauge is currently at 2.67 metres (below minor) and rising.
    The Thomson River at Stonehenge may reach the minor flood level (2.00 m) Tuesday based on forecast rainfall and flood waters arriving from Vergemont Creek.
    
    Barcoo River downstream of Isisford:
    Minor flooding may occur along the Barcoo River downstream of Isisford.
    No observations have been reported at the Retreat manual station, but the river level at the nearby automatic station at 09:15 am Monday was 1.60 metres (below minor) and rising.
    The Barcoo River at Retreat may reach the minor flood level (3.00 m) later this week based on forecast rainfall.
    
    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 03:00 pm EST on Tuesday 22 September 2020.
    
    Latest River Heights:
    Thomson R at Bogewong TM,1.70,Steady,12:00 PM MON 21/09/20
    
    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.