Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Flood Warning for the lower Diamantina River
Issued at 11:43 am EST on Tuesday 18 December 2018
Flood Warning Number: 4
Minor flood levels have peaked on the Diamantina River at Diamantina Lakes and
are slowly easing.
Rainfall totals of 20-45 mm were recorded in the local Diamantina Lakes
catchment area late last week. No significant rainfall is forecast for the next
Diamantina River to Diamantina Lakes:
River levels along the Diamantina River at Diamantina Lakes peaked at midday
Monday and are currently at 0.5 metres above the causeway on the Springvale
Diamantina Lakes Road and slowly falling.
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 12:00 pm EST on Wednesday 19 December 2018.
Latest River Heights:
Mills Ck at Oondooroo TM, 0.82, Steady, 10:00 AM TUE 18/12/18
Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM, 2.60, Steady, 10:00 AM TUE 18/12/18
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: Hot and mostly sunny. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.
Forecast for Mt Isa (20.6786°S, 139.4831°E, 340m AMSL) Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Summary Minimum 28° 29° 29° 29° 27° 26° 26° Maximum 43° 43° 44° 43° 41° 42° 39° Chance of rain 5% 20% 50% 5% 10% 30% 30% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 19
Wind direction NNW NNE WNW WSW WSW S S S SSE SSE SE ESE ENE ESE Relative humidity 34% 14% 29% 18% 25% 16% 20% 13% 12% 9% 15% 15% 49% 24% Dew point 18°C 10°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 8°C 9°C -0°C 2°C 3°C 10°C 19°C 15°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Mt Isa (20.6786°S, 139.4831°E, 340m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 5:33am EST 5:57am EST 7:21pm EST 7:45pm EST 3:48pm EST 2:54am EST Waxing gibbous Full moon Dec 23 Last quarter Dec 29 New moon Jan 06 First quarter Jan 14
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday 43 43 44 43 41 42 39
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday 0 0 5 0 0 0 0