Weather Warning

IDQ20825

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Major Flood Warning for the Condamine and Balonne Rivers

Issued at 4:46 PM EST on Monday 16 May 2022.

Flood Warning Number: 11

MAJOR FLOODING PEAKING AT CECIL PLAINS MONDAY AFTERNOON

MAJOR FLOODING AT WARKON AND SURAT DURING MONDAY, WHICH IS HIGHER THAN THE APRIL 2022 PEAKS

MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE AT ST GEORGE DURING TUESDAY OR WEDNESDAY

No significant rainfall has been recorded over the Condamine-Balonne catchments during the last few days. There remains a chance of a shower to parts of the catchment on Tuesday, however no significant rainfall is expected.

Condamine River to Warwick

River levels continue to be ease along the Condamine River to Warwick, with isolated minor flooding easing on Monday afternoon between Elbow Valley and Murrays Bridge.

Condamine River downstream of Warwick to Loudoun Bridge

Major flooding is occurring along parts of the Condamine River downstream of Warwick to Loudoun Bridge.

Condamine River downstream of Loudoun Bridge to Cotswold

Minor to moderate flooding is occurring along the Condamine River downstream of Loudoun Bridge. Moderate flooding is slowly easing at Cotswold.

Balonne River to Surat

Major flood levels are occurring along the Balonne River between Warkon and Surat. River level rises will extend downstream in the coming days.

Balonne River downstream of Surat to Beardmore Dam

River level rises are occurring along the Balonne River downstream of Surat with moderate flood levels rising at Weribone.

Balonne River downstream of Beardmore Dam

Minor flooding is occurring along the Balonne River downstream of Beardmore Dam.

Charleys Creek at Chinchilla

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Condamine R at Elbow Valley TM2.39Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Murrays Br Alert5.10Rising04:27 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Warwick Alert3.91Steady04:10 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Pratten Alert5.01Steady04:39 PM MON 16/05/22
Dalrymple Ck at Allora TM1.76Falling04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Millbrook Alert5.24Falling03:14 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Tummaville TM6.64Steady04:05 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Centenary Bridge TM6.50Falling03:42 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Cecil Plains TM8.23Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Gowrie Ck at Oakey TM0.81Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Oakey Ck at Jondaryan TM1.92Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Oakey Ck at Fairview TM3.44Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Loudoun Br Alert8.63Rising04:25 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Loudoun Weir TM5.36Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Myall Ck at Dalby Alert0.80Steady02:49 PM MON 16/05/22
Cooranga Ck at Warra Alert1.55Falling03:29 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Brigalow Br TM8.16Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Chinchilla Weir TW TM6.79Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Charleys Creek at Chinchilla Alert2.67Steady03:46 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Condamine Township Alert5.10Steady01:35 PM MON 16/05/22
Condamine R at Cotswold TM10.51Steady04:05 PM MON 16/05/22
Dogwood Ck at Miles Alert4.49Rising04:37 PM MON 16/05/22
Balonne R at Warkon10.98Steady09:00 AM MON 16/05/22
Bungil Ck at Roma TM1.02Falling04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Balonne R at Surat (manual)10.20Rising03:45 PM MON 16/05/22
Balonne R at Weribone TM9.22Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Balonne R at Warroo TM6.96Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Maranoa R at Old Cashmere TM4.12Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Balonne R at Beardmore Dam TM0.07Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Balonne R at Jack Taylor Weir TM0.00Steady04:10 PM MON 16/05/22
Culgoa R at Woolerbilla TM5.25Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Narran R at Dirranbandi-Hebel Rd TM4.18Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22
Bokhara R at Hebel TM1.13Steady04:00 PM MON 16/05/22