Weather Warning

IDQ20835

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Major Flood Warning for the Macintyre Brook, Macintyre River and Dumaresq River and Moderate Flood Warning for the Weir River

Issued at 4:50 AM EST on Thursday 2 Dec 2021.

Flood Warning Number: 30

MAJOR FLOOD IS PEAKING AT TEXAS

RENEWED RISES ARE EXPECTED AT BOGGABILLA AND GOONDIWINDI

Further rainfall up to 17 mm has been recorded since 9:00 am Wednesday, with higher totals up to 42 mm across the headwaters in the Granite Belt. No significant rainfall is forecast for the catchment area over the next 24 hours, but showers and thunderstorms remain possible.

Dumaresq River

Moderate to major flood levels are occurring along the upper Dumaresq River and tributaries. Glenlyon dam is spilling, though outflows are decreasing. The flood peak is currently in the Texas area.

Macintyre Brook

Moderate flood levels are easing in the upper catchment. Coolmunda Dam is spilling, though outflows are decreasing. The major flood peak is further downstream and approaching the Booba Sands area.

Macintyre River downstream of Holdfast

Major flooding is occurring along the Macintyre River downstream of Holdfast.

Weir River to Giddi Giddi South

Moderate to major flooding is occurring in the upper Weir River. Major flooding is peaking in Wyaga and Yarrill Creeks during Wednesday evening.

Weir River downstream of Giddi Giddi South

Minor to moderate flood levels are rising along the lower Weir River, with major flooding also rising further downstream at Jericho.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Dumaresq R at Texas TM8.67Rising04:39 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre Bk at Barongarook Alert2.65Falling04:38 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre Bk at Coolmunda Dam HW TM0.20Steady04:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre Bk at Inglewood Br Alert7.85Falling04:29 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre Bk at Booba Sands TM10.24Falling04:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Dumaresq R at Bengalla TM9.98Rising04:22 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre R at New Kildonan TM8.85Rising04:19 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre R at Boggabilla9.70Steady04:15 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre R at Goondiwindi TM8.70Steady04:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Callandoon Ck at OonavaleTM6.50Steady04:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Macintyre R at Terrewah7.28Steady04:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Weir R at O'Connor TM9.00Falling04:35 AM THU 02/12/21
Weir R at Retreat Br TM10.95Steady04:42 AM THU 02/12/21
Weir R at Gunn Br TM6.81Steady04:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Yarrill Ck at Medpark Br TM5.92Falling03:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Weir R at Giddi Giddi South TM5.10Steady03:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Weir R at Talwood3.15Rising09:00 AM WED 01/12/21
Weir R at Jericho TM3.16Rising04:00 AM THU 02/12/21
Barwon R at Mungindi6.12Steady04:00 AM THU 02/12/21