Current Flood Assessment April 17 2018

Diamantina River

At Birdsville the flood has dropped below bridge approaches so access is as normal.

Roads east of Birdsville to Windorah and Quilpie and roads into South Australia are all open.

Warburton River

Water has not yet filled Goyder Lagoon.
The flood will not reach The Warburton for 1-2 weeks.
The Poothapoota stream gauge has been repaired.

Special notices say the Warburton Crossing is open but the gate is closed and chained.

Cooper Creek

Has a minor flood at Innamincka 100mm over the Causeway.
This will not go much further than Coongie Lakes.
All roads around Innamincka are open.

Walkers Crossing is open the Cooper flood will not reach it.

Lake Eyre North

Little water will reach The Lake in Belt Bay in May but will evaporate by August