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Flood Warning - Bulloo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Initial Moderate Flood Warning For The Bulloo River
Issued at 04:53 PM EST on Saturday 22 February 2020
Flood Watch Number: 1

River levels at Quilpie on the Bulloo River are likely to reach the minor flood level during the weekend. Further rises to the moderate flood level are possible with further forecast rain.
Heavy rainfall with localised higher totals are forecast in the upper reaches of the catchment during Saturday and Sunday.

Bulloo River to Quilpie:
Minor flooding is likely along the Bulloo River to Quilpie.
The Bulloo River at Quilpie is currently at 1.31 metres and steady.
The Bulloo River at Quilpie is likely to exceed the minor flood level (3.00 m) during Saturday or Sunday. With further forecast rain, the river level may reach the moderate flood level (4.00m).

Flood Safety Advice:
Remember: If it's flooded, forget it. For flood emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500. For life threatening emergencies, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.}
Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 09:00 am EST on Sunday 23 February 2020.

Latest River Heights:
Blackwater Ck at Adavale,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available
Bulloo R at Milroy,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available
Bulloo R at Quilpie TM,1.31,Steady,03:26 PM SAT 22/02/20
Bulloo R at South Comongin,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available
Bulloo R at Autumnvale TM,1.97,Steady,03:00 PM SAT 22/02/20
Bulloo R at Thargomindah,Not Available,Not Available,Not Available

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts.

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