Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the
Flood Watch for coastal catchments from south of Tewantin to Beenleigh
Issued at 3:08 pm EST on Friday 23 February 2018
Flood Watch Number: 3
Updated - revised rainfall totals
River level rises above the minor flood level are possible from Friday.
Moderate to heavy falls are expected to continue across the Flood Watch area
during Friday and into Saturday.
Rainfall totals of 100-300 mm have been recorded in the Flood Watch area in the
past 48 hours.
Further widespread event rainfall totals of 70-120 mm are possible during
Friday and into Saturday morning, with isolated event totals of up to 200 mm
River levels rises above the minor flood level are possible in the Flood Watch
area from Friday.
Catchments likely to be affected include:
Sunshine Coast Rivers and Creeks
Pine and Caboolture Rivers
Upper Brisbane River (Stanley River)
Logan and Albert Rivers
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood warnings for
For more information on the Flood Watch Service:
Flood Safety Advice:
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.
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
The next Flood Watch will be issued by 01:00 pm EST on Saturday 24 February
Ashwell (27.6285°S, 152.5601°E, 93m AMSL) Ashwell,QLD set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and rain areas, becoming less likely this evening. Rain and showers heavy at times in the south during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Forecast for Ashwell (27.6285°S, 152.5601°E, 93m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 21° 21° 21° 21° 19° 19° 19° Maximum 28° 32° 30° 29° 29° 31° 31° Chance of rain 70% 70% 70% 50% 10% 80% 60% Likely amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm UV index Extreme 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 8
Wind direction E ENE NNW NE WNW E S SSE SSE ESE SSE SE SE ESE Relative humidity 89% 82% 79% 68% 77% 72% 82% 72% 72% 62% 71% 53% 75% 57% Dew point 23°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Ashwell (27.6285°S, 152.5601°E, 93m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 5:14am EST 5:38am EST 6:27pm EST 6:50pm EST 1:14pm EST Waxing gibbous Full moon Mar 02 Last quarter Mar 09 New moon Mar 18 First quarter Mar 25
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 28 32 30 29 29 31 31
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 20 5 10 5 0 0 5