Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Moderate Flood Warning for the lower Diamantina River
Issued at 10:40 am EST on Wednesday 20 February 2019
Flood Warning Number: 23
Re-issue: link added to the SA Inland Rivers Flood Warning.
Moderate flood levels are likely on the lower Diamantina River at Birdsville
later this week.
No significant rainfall is expected across the catchment area for at least the
next few days.
For more information on the Diamantina/Goyder in South Australia see;
Diamantina River downstream of Diamantina Lakes:
Moderate to major flooding is continuing on the Diamantina River between
Diamantina Lakes and Roseberth.
The Diamantina River at Birdsville is currently at 4.20 metres (minor flooding)
and rising. The Diamantina River at Birdsville is likely to exceed the moderate
flood levels (6.00 m) later this week.
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 Thursday 21 February 2019.
Latest River Heights:
Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM, 4.81, Steady, 08:00 AM WED 20/02/19
Diamantina R at Monkira, 4.15, Falling, 07:45 AM WED 20/02/19
Diamantina R at Durrie, 3.75, Rising, 06:00 AM WED 20/02/19
Diamantina R at Roseberth, 6.20, Rising, 06:20 AM WED 20/02/19
Diamantina R at Birdsville, 4.20, Rising, 09:00 AM WED 20/02/19
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.
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7 day forecast
Today: Hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.
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Sunrise and sunset times
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Rain for next 7 days
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