Weather Warning

IDQ20825

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Major Flood Warning for the Balonne and Maranoa Rivers

Issued at 3:31 PM EST on Thursday 27 Feb 2020.

Flood Warning Number: 50

A major flood peak around 12.2 metres has been observed at St George during Thursday morning. Major flood levels will continue into the weekend.

Major flooding will continue to rise downstream.

Showers and thunderstorms are forecast for the area over the next few days.

Balonne River to Surat

Major flooding continues along the Balonne River to Surat. Moderate flood levels are easing in Yuleba Creek.

Bungil Creek

Minor flooding is easing in Bungil Creek at Garrabarra.

Balonne River downstream of Surat to Beardmore Dam

Major flooding continues along the Balonne River downstream of Surat to Beardmore Dam. Minor flood levels are easing on Muckadilla Creek at Karoola Park.

Maranoa River

Major flood levels are slowly easing on the lower Maranoa River at Old Cashmere.

Balonne River downstream of Beardmore Dam

The major flood peak is now moving downstream from St George.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Condamine R at Cotswold TM4.82Steady02:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Dogwood Ck at Miles Alert0.85Steady12:19 PM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R at Warkon9.27Steady09:00 AM THU 27/02/20
Bungil Ck at Tabers TM1.17Rising01:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Bungil Ck at Tindarra TM0.85Rising02:39 PM THU 27/02/20
Bungil Ck at Roma TM1.35Steady01:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R at Surat (manual)10.05Falling08:55 AM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R at Weribone TM11.61Steady02:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R at Warroo12.00Falling09:00 AM THU 27/02/20
Maranoa R at Forest Vale TM0.07Falling02:45 PM THU 27/02/20
Maranoa R at Springfield3.17Falling09:00 AM THU 27/02/20
Maranoa R at Woodlands5.95Falling06:00 AM THU 27/02/20
Maranoa R at Old Cashmere TM7.46Falling02:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R at Beardmore Dam TM-0.03Falling02:05 PM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R at Jack Taylor Weir TM4.33Falling02:05 PM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R at St George (manual)12.12Falling01:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Culgoa R at Whyenbah TM6.33Steady02:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Culgoa R at Woolerbilla TM3.91Steady02:00 PM THU 27/02/20
Balonne R Minor at Dirranbandi5.00Steady07:30 AM THU 27/02/20
Narran R at Dirranbandi-Hebel Rd TM4.57Steady01:00 PM THU 27/02/20