Flood Warnings For Sunshine Coast
The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a Final Flood Warning for the Mooloolah River.
River levels at Palmview on the Mooloolah River peaked just below the minor
flood level on Thursday morning and continue to ease.
Widespread rainfall totals of 100-200 mm have been recorded since 9am
Wednesday, and heavier totals up to 230 mm recorded at Ewen Maddock Dam and at
the Sunshine Coast Airport. Falls of 110-133 mm were recorded over two hours
around Coolum and Nambour overnight.
The heavy rain overnight has cleared the area although there is a risk of
further showers and storms on Thursday.
No further flooding is expected in the Maroochy River.
River levels are easing in the Mooloolah River.
The Mooloolah River at Palmview is currently at 4.29 metres and falling. The
Mooloolah River at Palmview is expected to remain below the minor flood level
(4.50 m) during Thursday morning.
No further flooding is expected in the Coochin Creek.
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)
Current emergency information is available at www.qld.gov.au/alerts
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Mooloolah R at Mooloolah Alert, 3.85, Falling, 10:11 AM THU 13/02/20
Ewen Maddock Dam Alert, 25.20, Rising, 09:42 AM THU 13/02/20
Mooloolah R at Jordan St Alert, 5.00, Falling, 09:57 AM THU 13/02/20
Mountain Ck at Dixon Rd Alert, 1.92, Falling, 09:48 AM THU 13/02/20
Mooloolaba Tide Alert, 1.92, Rising, 10:03 AM THU 13/02/20
Coochin Ck at Old Gympie Rd Alert, 1.60, Falling, 09:50 AM THU 13/02/20
Coonowrin Ck at Glasshouse Mts Alert, 2.20, Steady, 09:07 AM THU 13/02/20
Coochin Ck at Mawsons Rd Alert, 2.67, Falling, 10:07 AM THU 13/02/20
N Maroochy R at Eumundi Alert, 5.55, Falling, 10:05 AM THU 13/02/20
Poona Dam Alert, 152.75, Steady, 07:50 AM THU 13/02/20
S Maroochy R at Kiamba Alert, 1.89, Steady, 09:13 AM THU 13/02/20
Rocky Ck at Cooloolabin Dam Alert, 292.02, Steady, 08:41 AM THU 13/02/20
S Maroochy R at Wappa Dam Alert, 45.14, Falling, 09:25 AM THU 13/02/20
S Maroochy R at Yandina Alert, 1.82, Falling, 10:09 AM THU 13/02/20
Maroochy R at Dunethin Rock Alert, 1.35, Rising, 10:09 AM THU 13/02/20
Maroochy R at Stoney Wharf Rd Alert, 1.02, Rising, 10:01 AM THU 13/02/20
Paynter Ck at Diddillibah Alert, 3.41, Steady, 08:22 AM THU 13/02/20
Eudlo Ck at Eudlo Alert, 2.19, Falling, 10:01 AM THU 13/02/20
Eudlo Ck at Kiels Mountain Alert, 2.35, Steady, 09:29 AM THU 13/02/20
Maroochy R at Picnic Point Alert, 1.01, Rising, 09:56 AM THU 13/02/20
Teewah Ck at Coops Corner Alert, 4.58, Rising, 10:06 AM THU 13/02/20
L Cootharaba at Boreen Point Alert, 0.77, Steady, 09:18 AM THU 13/02/20
Noosa R at Tewantin Alert, 0.92, Rising, 10:03 AM THU 13/02/20
Noosa R at Noosa Bar Alert, 1.20, Rising, 10:10 AM THU 13/02/20
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.