Mount Isa Mines recorded 66mm at Rifle Creek Dam as of 8.41am this morning.
Other rain recordings include 30mm at Camooweal, 45mm at The Monument, Lake Julius 5mm and 60mm at New May Downs.
Rain is forecast to continue and should become lighter throughout the day.
Due to the rain, creek crossings have risen and restricted traffic.
Crossings closed include:
- Twenty-Third avenue
- Alma Street
- Miles Street
- Davis Road
- Lake Moondarra
If the rain continues Isa Street crossing could also be closed.
Incidences reported to RACQ include:
*Cloncurry – Duchess Road
*Urandangi South Road – Dajarra
*Richmond Winton Road – Winton
*Boulia Mt Isa Highway – Open With Caution
*Kennedy Developmental Road – Hughenden, - Road Open With Caution
Forecast for next week includes:
Monday predicts a top of 26 degrees with a 70 per cent chance of two to six millimetres.
Tuesday predicts a top of 26 degrees with a 90 per cent chance of five to 15 millimetres.