Weather Warnings

 

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Queensland

IDQ20085 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland Marine Wind Warning Summary for Queensland Issued at 4:45 am EST on Thursday 9 May 2019 for the period until midnight EST Friday 10 May 2019. Wind Warnings for Friday 10 May Strong Wind Warning for the following area: South East Gulf of Carpentaria The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 3:50 pm EST Thursday. ================================================================================ Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones. ================================================================================

 

Initial Flood Warning for the Inland Rivers SA

IDS20370 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia Initial Flood Warning for the Inland Rivers SA Diamantina River Issued at 3:33 pm CDT on Tuesday 19 February 2019 Flood Warning Number: 1 Heavy rain during early February across the upper part of the Diamantina catchment in Queensland resulted in moderate to major flooding with flood waters steadily moving further downstream over the next few weeks. Floodwaters are now beginning to move into the Diamantina in South Australia and then the Goyder Lagoon. It will take a number of weeks for the water to move through the the Goyder Lagoon and reach the Warbuton River which flows into Kati Thanda - Lake Eyre. The amount of water which makes its way to the lake is still uncertain at this stage and is unlikely to fill. At Birdsville the river is rising rapidly and expected to exceed the moderate flood level in coming days. For more information on the Diamantina in Queensland see; http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/flood/diamantina-river.shtml Warburton: River levels rising with minor flooding impacts possible over the next few days in the Diamantina from the SA border to the Goyder Lagoon. Moderate flood impacts may develop later in the week or early next week. Flood Safety Advice: People are advised to keep away from fast flowing water. For flood emergency assistance contact the State Emergency Service on 132 500. For life threatening emergencies call Triple Zero (000) immediately. Next issue: The next warning will be issued by 03:30 pm CDT on Wednesday 20 February 2019. Latest River Heights: Diamantina River at Birdsville, 3.07, Steady, 10:35 AM TUE 19/02/19 This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 215. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/sa/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/sa/forecasts.

 

Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Paroo River (NSW)

IDN36632 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Paroo River (NSW) at Willara Crossing Issued at 1:10 pm EST on Monday 22 April 2019 Flood Warning Number: 1 MINOR FLOOD CURRENT AT WILLARA CROSSING Local heavy rain has caused minor flooding along the Paroo River at Willara Crossing. Paroo River (NSW): Minor flooding is occurring at Willara Crossing The Paroo River at Willara Crossing is likely to reach 1.00 metres late Monday afternoon with minor flooding. Flood Safety Advice: In life threatening emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) immediately. If you require rescue, assistance to evacuate or other emergency help, ring NSW SES on 132 500. * Avoid drowning. Stay out of rising water, seek refuge in the highest available place. * Prevent damage to your vehicle. Move it under cover, away from areas likely to flood. * Avoid being swept away. Stay out of fast-flowing creeks and storm drains. * Never drive, ride or walk through flood water. Flood water can be deceptive and dangerous. For more emergency information, advice, and access to the latest river heights and rainfall observations and forecasts: * NSW SES: www.ses.nsw.gov.au * RMS Live Traffic: www.livetraffic.com * Latest River Heights and Rainfall Observations: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/outerwest.shtml * Latest NSW Warnings: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/ * Rainfall Forecasts: www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/ * BOM NSW Twitter: www.twitter.com/BOM_NSW Next issue: The next warning will be issued by 05:00 pm EST on Monday 22 April 2019. Latest River Heights: Paroo River at Caiwarro, 1.17, Steady, 03:00 AM MON 22/04/19 Paroo River at Willara Crossing, 0.89, Steady, 12:30 PM MON 22/04/19 Turra at Cuttaburra Channel, 1.68, Steady, 11:00 AM MON 22/04/19 This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 218. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.

 

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania

IDT20100 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Tasmania Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania Issued at 5:00 am EST on Sunday 19 May 2019 for the period until midnight EST Monday 20 May 2019. Wind Warnings for Monday 20 May Strong Wind Warning for the following areas: Far North West Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast Small Craft Alert for the following area: South West Lakes The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EST Sunday. ================================================================================ Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at http://www.bom.gov.au/tas/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones. ================================================================================

 

Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Western River and Initial Flood Warning for the Diamantina River

IDQ20865 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Western River and Initial Flood Warning for the Diamantina River Issued at 12:33 pm EST on Tuesday 26 March 2019 Flood Warning Number: 1 Minor flooding is possible at Winton on the Western River based on forecast rainfall in the next few days. Heavy rainfall associated with the movement of Ex-TC Trevor has been recorded across the Diamantina River catchment in the 24 hours to 9am Tuesday, most notably 85 mm at Diamantina Lakes. Further heavy rainfall is expected during Tuesday and into Wednesday across the catchment area. Diamantina River to Diamantina Lakes: River level rises have been recorded at Diamantina Lakes, with further rises to exceed the causeway level (2.1 metres) possible from late Tuesday. Western River: Minor flooding is possible along the Western River in the next few days. No observations are currently available along the Western River. River level rises are expected based on forecast rain. The Western River at Winton may reach the minor flood level (1.50 m) during the next few days. Diamantina River downstream of Diamantina Lakes: River level rises and flooding are possible in the next few days. 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 11:00 am EST on Wednesday 27 March 2019. Latest River Heights: Mills Ck at Oondooroo TM, 0.97, Steady, 10:00 AM TUE 26/03/19 Diamantina R at Diamantina Lakes TM, 1.52, Rising, 10:00 AM TUE 26/03/19 This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 219. 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.

 

Flood Warning Summary for Queensland

IDQ20885 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland Flood Summary Issued at 10:36 am EST on Wednesday 13 March 2019. The following Watches/Warnings are current: Moderate Flood Warning for the lower Diamantina River Additional Information: N/A Warnings and River Height Bulletins are available at www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood Flood Warnings are also available on telephone 1300 659 219 at a low call cost of 27.5 cents, more from mobile, public and satellite phones.

 

Minor to Moderate Flood Warning for the Warrego River (NSW)

IDN36631 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales Minor to Moderate Flood Warning for the Warrego River (NSW) at Barringun, Enngonia and Fords Bridge Bywash Issued at 10:43 am EST on Monday 8 April 2019 Flood Warning Number: 3 MODERATE FLOOD EXPECTED AT BARRINGUN LATER IN THE WEEK Moderate flood is occurring along the Upper Warrego River at Rocky in Queensland. Flood waters from the Upper Warrego River are expected to extend to New South Wales early this week and cause moderate flooding at Barringun later in the week. Warrego River (NSW): Minor to Moderate flooding is expected along the Warrego River (NSW). The Warrego River at Barringun No. 2 is likely to reach the moderate flood level (3.80 metres) around Thursday. The Warrego River at Enngonia is likely to reach 2.10 metres around Sunday with minor flooding. The Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash is likely to reach 2.20 metres around 23 April with minor flooding. Flood Safety Advice: In life threatening emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) immediately. If you require rescue, assistance to evacuate or other emergency help, ring NSW SES on 132 500. * Avoid drowning. Stay out of rising water, seek refuge in the highest available place. * Prevent damage to your vehicle. Move it under cover, away from areas likely to flood. * Avoid being swept away. Stay out of fast-flowing creeks and storm drains. * Never drive, ride or walk through flood water. Flood water can be deceptive and dangerous. For more emergency information, advice, and access to the latest river heights and rainfall observations and forecasts: * NSW SES: www.ses.nsw.gov.au * RMS Live Traffic: www.livetraffic.com * Latest River Heights and Rainfall Observations: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/outerwest.shtml * Latest NSW Warnings: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/ * Rainfall Forecasts: www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/ * BOM NSW Twitter: www.twitter.com/BOM_NSW Next issue: The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Wednesday 10 April 2019. Latest River Heights: Warrego River at Barringun No. 2, 0.98, Steady, 10:00 AM MON 08/04/19 Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash, 0.20, Steady, 10:15 AM MON 08/04/19 This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 218. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.