Weather Warning

IDS20370

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Flood Warning for the Inland Rivers SA

Issued at 12:05 AM CDT on Monday 26 Feb 2024.

Flood Warning Number: 11

FLOODWATERS ARRIVING INTO SOUTH AUSTRALIA ALONG THE DIAMANTINA RIVER

Moderate flooding is occurring along the Diamantina River at Birdsville (refer to http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/).

Floodwaters may cut roads and access tracks, and in particular river crossings, impacting travel in the region.

The situation is being closely monitored and warnings will be updated as necessary.

Warburton

Floodwaters are expected to reach the Warburton River, downstream of the Goyder Lagoon, in the next few weeks. As floodwaters continue to move downstream, further information will be provided.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Diamantina River at Birdsville7.94Steady10:35 AM MON 26/02/24
Warburton River at Poothapoota Waterhole0.20Steady11:00 AM MON 26/02/24
Cooper Creek at Cullyamurra Waterhole1.99Steady11:00 AM MON 26/02/24
Cooper Creek North West Channel upstream of Coongie Lakes4.10Steady11:00 AM MON 26/02/24