Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Minor Flood Warning for Charleys Creek
Re-issued with updated title.
Issued at 5:24 pm EST on Saturday 24 February 2018
Flood Warning Number: 3
Minor flood levels are likely on Charleys Creek at Chinchilla overnight
Saturday and into Sunday.
50-80 mm of rainfall was recorded across the Charleys Creek catchment in the 24
hours to 9am Saturday which was already quite wet from rainfall recorded
earlier in the week. No further significant rainfall is forecast for the
remainder of the weekend.
Moderate flood levels are being recorded upstream of Chinchilla at Seven Oaks
and Burncluith Bridge. Peaks at both stations are expected during Saturday
The Charleys Creek at Chinchilla is currently at 2.77 metres and rising. Creek
levels at Chinchilla are likely to exceed the minor flood level (4.00 m)
overnight Saturday and into Sunday.
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)
Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am EST on Sunday 25 February 2018.
Latest River Heights:
Condamine R at Chinchilla Weir TW TM, 0.69, Steady, 04:00 PM SAT 24/02/18
Charleys Ck at Burncluith Bridge Alert, 4.18, Rising, 04:58 PM SAT 24/02/18
Charleys Creek at Chinchilla Alert, 2.77, Rising, 05:02 PM SAT 24/02/18
Condamine R at Condamine Township Alert, 0.60, Rising, 04:36 PM SAT 24/02/18
Condamine R at Cotswold TM, 4.64, Steady, 04:00 PM SAT 24/02/18
Balonne R at Warkon, 2.94, Falling, 09:00 PM FRI 23/02/18
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.
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7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning with locally heavy falls possible over the east. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.
Forecast for Acland (27.3037°S, 151.6911°E, 434m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 21° 21° 20° 17° 18° 17° 17° Maximum 31° 32° 27° 31° 32° 31° 31° Chance of rain 50% 70% 60% 20% 40% 30% 60% Likely amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 18
Wind direction NNW NNW NW N ESE ESE E SE WSW SSE ESE ESE ESE ESE Relative humidity 77% 58% 75% 59% 82% 71% 71% 51% 70% 45% 68% 50% 72% 52% Dew point 21°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 26°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C
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Temperature for next 7 days
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Rain for next 7 days
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