Weather Warning

IDQ20840

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Moderate Flood Warning for the Moonie River

Issued at 9:39 AM EST on Monday 16 May 2022.

Flood Warning Number: 5

MODERATE FLOODING OCCURRING AT FLINTON AND MODERATE FLOODING LIKELY AT NINDIGULLY AND THALLON BRIDGE

Widespread rainfall across the catchment over the last week has led to widespread river level rises and flooding. River levels remain elevated in upper parts of the catchment upstream of Flinton. Flood waters are moving down from upper parts of the catchment which is likely to lead to renewed river level rises downstream of Flinton.

Rainfall has eased and no significant rainfall has been recorded for the past few days. No significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days.

Moonie River to Flinton

Moderate flooding is occurring along the Moonie River to Flinton.

Moonie River downstream of Flinton

Major flooding is occurring at Warrie Station, elsewhere moderate flooding along the Moonie River downstream of Flinton.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Moonie R at Southwood3.35Falling07:20 AM MON 16/05/22
Moonie R at Flinton4.40Steady07:15 AM MON 16/05/22
Moonie R at Flinton TM6.63Falling08:00 AM MON 16/05/22
Moonie R at Warrie Crossing5.27Rising07:00 AM MON 16/05/22
Moonie R at Nindigully Br2.90Steady03:35 PM SUN 15/05/22
Moonie R at Nindigully TM4.81Steady08:00 AM MON 16/05/22
Moonie R at Thallon Bridge4.36Rising08:10 AM MON 16/05/22
Moonie R at Fenton TM4.16Steady08:00 AM MON 16/05/22