Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Severe Weather Warning
for Heavy Rainfall
for Darling Downs and Granite Belt and parts of Central Highlands and Coalfields, Central West and Maranoa and Warrego Forecast Districts.
Issued at 5:12 am Tuesday, 30 November 2021.
Heavy rainfall areas possible across the southeastern interior today.
A surface trough over the southern interior is deepening in response to an approaching upper level trough and embedded low. A tropical airmass with abundant moisture is in place ahead of these features.
HEAVY RAINFALL for the following areas:
Central Highlands and Coalfields, Central West, Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt
HEAVY RAINFALL which may lead to flash flooding is forecast to develop during this morning over parts of the southeastern interior. Six-hourly rainfall totals between 50 to 80 mm are possible. Isolated heavier falls are also possible with thunderstorms.
A Flood Watch and multiple Flood Warnings are current over southern and eastern Queensland. See http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/ for more information.
Locations which may be affected include Warwick, Dalby, Roma, Stanthorpe, Goondiwindi and Tara.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 11:00 am AEST Tuesday.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 210. The Bureau and Queensland Fire and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
Longreach (23.4405°S, 144.2503°E, 189m AMSL) Longreach,QLD set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Longreach 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers E of Longreach, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe, with possible heavy falls E of Longreach. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 36.
Forecast for Longreach (23.4405°S, 144.2503°E, 189m AMSL) Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Summary Minimum 21° 21° 22° 22° 24° 23° 22° Maximum 31° 36° 37° 38° 38° 36° 34° Chance of rain 80% 5% 5% 5% 40% 40% 70% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 20
Wind direction NE NE NNE SSE E SSE E SE ENE ESE ENE ESE NE E Relative humidity 85% 54% 66% 30% 48% 26% 41% 19% 42% 21% 38% 23% 48% 33% Dew point 22°C 20°C 22°C 15°C 20°C 14°C 17°C 10°C 18°C 12°C 15°C 11°C 17°C 15°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Longreach (23.4405°S, 144.2503°E, 189m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter 5:03am EST 5:28am EST 6:55pm EST 7:20pm EST 2:15am EST 2:34pm EST Waning crescent New moon Dec 04 First quarter Dec 11 Full moon Dec 19 Last quarter Dec 27
- Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rainfall) for Darling Downs & Granite Belt & Central Highlands & Coalfields, Central West & Maranoa & Warrego
- Minor Flood Warning For The Barcoo River
- Flood Watch For Catchments In Southern And Eastern Queensland
- Moderate Flood Warning For The Dawson River And Flood Warning For The Theresa Creek
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Tuesday Tuesday 31 1 Wednesday Wednesday 36 2 Thursday Thursday 37 3 Friday Friday 38 4 Saturday Saturday 38 5 Sunday Sunday 36 6 Monday Monday 34 7 Monday Monday 34
Rain for next 7 days
0 Tuesday Tuesday 5 1 Wednesday Wednesday 0 2 Thursday Thursday 0 3 Friday Friday 0 4 Saturday Saturday 0 5 Sunday Sunday 0 6 Monday Monday 5 7 Monday Monday 5