Flood Warning - Bulloo River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland

Minor Flood Warning For The Bulloo River
Issued at 12:11 PM EST on Wednesday 23 September 2020
Flood Watch Number: 5

Flood waters caused by showers and thunderstorms late last week continue to move downstream towards Thargomindah with minor flooding possible.
No further significant rainfall is expected during the next few days.

Bulloo River downstream of Quilpie:
Minor flooding may occur along the Bulloo River downstream of Quilpie later this week.
There are currently no river level observations for Thargomindah, but water levels are expected to be below the minor flood level (4.00 metres).
The Bulloo River at Thargomindah may reach the minor flood level (4.00 m) later this week. Predictions will be refined once a peak has been observed at Autumnvale.

Bulloo River at Quilpie:

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

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 04:00 pm EST on Thursday 24 September 2020.

Latest River Heights:
Bulloo R at Quilpie TM,1.68,Falling,11:00 AM WED 23/09/20
Bulloo R at Autumnvale TM,1.52,Steady,11:18 AM WED 23/09/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at The latest weather forecast is available at

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