Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland
Flood Warning For The Lower Macintyre River
Issued at 10:39 AM EST on Thursday 18 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 2
ELEVATED RIVER LEVELS OCCURRING DOWNSTREAM OF GOONDIWINDI
River rises are being observed as flood waters move downstream from Goondiwindi.
No significant rainfall is forecast over the next few days.
Macintyre River downstream of Holdfast:
Elevated river levels are occurring as flood waters move downstream. At Terrewah, river levels have reached the moderate flood level (6.00 m) and are continuing to rise.
The Macintyre River at Goondiwindi is currently at 3.80 metres and falling.
The Macintyre River at Goondiwindi will remain below the minor flood level (4.00 m) for 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
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Friday 19 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Macintyre R at Boggabilla,3.13,Falling,10:15 AM THU 18/08/22
Macintyre R at Goondiwindi TM,3.80,Falling,10:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Macintyre R at Terrewah,6.00,Rising,10:00 AM THU 18/08/22
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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7 day forecast
Back Plains 7 day forecast
Today: Sunny. The chance of frost in the SE in the early morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning SW in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Forecast for Back Plains (27.8944°S, 151.7998°E, 455m AMSL) Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Summary Minimum 2° 2° 1° 4° 5° 4° 1° Maximum 23° 20° 20° 21° 21° 17° 19° Chance of rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 50% 10% 20% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index High Moderate Moderate High High - - Frost risk Moderate Moderate High Slight Slight Slight High 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 6
Wind direction NW W W WSW SSE SSE E NNE NNW NW SW SW SW W Relative humidity 52% 23% 51% 22% 51% 29% 55% 32% 55% 35% 52% 35% 47% 24% Dew point 3°C 0°C 1°C -3°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 2°C 1°C 0°C -3°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Back Plains (27.8944°S, 151.7998°E, 455m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 5:56am EST 6:20am EST 5:31pm EST 5:55pm EST 10:46am EST Last quarter Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Friday Friday 23 1 Saturday Saturday 20 2 Sunday Sunday 20 3 Monday Monday 21 4 Tuesday Tuesday 21 5 Wednesday Wednesday 17 6 Thursday Thursday 19 7 Thursday Thursday 19
Rain for next 7 days
0 Friday Friday 0 1 Saturday Saturday 0 2 Sunday Sunday 0 3 Monday Monday 0 4 Tuesday Tuesday 5 5 Wednesday Wednesday 0 6 Thursday Thursday 0 7 Thursday Thursday 0