Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning For The Kiewa River
Issued at 08:53 AM EST on Saturday 13 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 11
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT BANDIANA AND LIKELY AT KIEWA
Minor flooding is expected to continue along the Kiewa River at Bandiana over the next few days. Minor flooding is likely to develop along the Kiewa River at Kiewa during Saturday early afternoon.
Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge:
Flooding is not expected along the Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge.
Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge.
The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) is currently at 3.23 metres (below the minor flood level of 3.30 metres) and rising.
The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) is likely to peak around the minor flood level early Saturday afternoon.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is currently at 2.92 metres and steady, with minor flooding.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is expected to remain above the minor flood level (2.80 m) over the next few days.
Flood Safety Advice:
SES advises that all community members should:
Never walk, ride or drive through floodwater
Never allow children to play in floodwater
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains during and after heavy rain
Keep well clear of fallen power lines
Be aware that in fire affected areas, rainfall run-off into waterways may contain debris such as ash, soil, trees and rocks, and heavy rainfall increases the potential for landslides and debris across roads.}
Current Emergency Information is available at http://emergency.vic.gov.au
For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
Current Road and Traffic Information is available at the VicRoads website: http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au/
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST on Sunday 14 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge,1.69,Steady,08:00 AM SAT 13/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream),3.23,Rising,08:00 AM SAT 13/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Anabranch),0.60,Steady,08:00 AM SAT 13/08/22
Yackandandah Creek at Osbornes Flat,1.18,Steady,08:00 AM SAT 13/08/22
Kiewa River at Bandiana,2.92,Steady,08:00 AM SAT 13/08/22
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts.
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7 day forecast
Indigo Upper 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the S. The chance of morning fog in the W. Very high chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 13.
Forecast for Indigo Upper (36.2427°S, 146.7941°E, 333m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 2° 3° 4° 2° 6° 5° 2° Maximum 11° 11° 13° 14° 13° 11° 10° Chance of rain 50% 70% 60% 30% 90% 60% 70% Likely amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - - Frost risk Moderate Moderate Slight Moderate Nil Slight Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 6
Wind direction NW WNW NW WNW W WSW E NW NE NE NNW W WNW W Relative humidity 97% 84% 97% 87% 97% 83% 90% 73% 90% 82% 92% 80% 92% 80% Dew point 5°C 9°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 5°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 7°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Indigo Upper (36.2427°S, 146.7941°E, 333m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:31am EST 6:58am EST 5:39pm EST 6:05pm EST 8:08pm EST 8:29am EST Waning gibbous Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Sunday Sunday 11 1 Monday Monday 11 2 Tuesday Tuesday 13 3 Wednesday Wednesday 14 4 Thursday Thursday 13 5 Friday Friday 11 6 Saturday Saturday 10 7 Saturday Saturday 10
Rain for next 7 days
0 Sunday Sunday 0 1 Monday Monday 5 2 Tuesday Tuesday 0 3 Wednesday Wednesday 5 4 Thursday Thursday 10 5 Friday Friday 5 6 Saturday Saturday 0 7 Saturday Saturday 0