Weather Warning

IDQ20870

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland

Major Flood Warning for Eyre Creek and Moderate Flood Warning for the Georgina River

Issued at 2:55 PM EST on Thursday 20 Feb 2020.

Flood Warning Number: 16

Moderate flood levels are expected on Eyre Creek at Bedourie Thursday. Moderate to major flood levels are possible at Glengyle over the weekend into next week.

Moderate flooding is continuing to ease on the Georgina River at Marion Downs.

No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days, further significant rainfall is possible early next week.

Georgina River to Marion Downs

Minor to Moderate flood levels continue to ease on the Georgina River upstream of Marion Downs.

Georgina River downstream of Marion Downs

Floodwaters from the Georgina River will continue to flow into Eyre Creek over the weekend and into next week.

Eyre Creek

Creek level rises continue along Eyre Creek as floodwaters arrive from the Georgina River.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Georgina R at Roxborough Downs TM3.84Steady12:00 PM THU 20/02/20
Georgina R at Glenormiston4.00Falling09:00 AM THU 20/02/20
Burke R at Boulia TM1.57Steady12:00 PM THU 20/02/20
Eyre Ck at Bedourie3.98Falling09:30 AM THU 20/02/20
Eyre Ck at Glengyle2.45Rising06:30 AM THU 20/02/20