Weather Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Flood Warning for the Diamantina River

Issued at 10:12 AM EST on Wednesday 18 Jan 2017.

Flood Warning Number: 10

Minor flood levels are rising at Elderslie on the Western River with moderate flood levels continuing to slowly rise in the Diamantina River at Diamantina Lakes.

Showers and storms are possible over parts of the catchment for the next few days.

Diamantina River to Diamantina Lakes

At 08:00 am Wednesday, the river level at Diamantina Lakes is well above the height of the Springvale Diamantina Lakes Road Causeway (2.1 metres) and continuing to rise.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Mills Ck at Oondooroo TM2.02Steady09:00 AM WED 18/01/17
Diamantina R at Elderslie1.68Rising06:15 AM WED 18/01/17
Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM4.65Steady08:00 AM WED 18/01/17