Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning For The Kiewa River
Issued at 01:43 PM EST on Monday 08 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 6
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT KIEWA (MAIN STREAM) AND BANDIANA
Minor flooding is easing slowly along the Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) and minor flooding is expected to continue at Bandiana during Monday and into Tuesday.
In the 24 hours to 1:00 pm Monday, rainfall totals up to 7 mm have been recorded in the Kiewa River catchment. No significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of Monday.
Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge:
Flooding is no longer 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 3.34 metres and easing slowly, with minor flooding.
The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) is likely to fall below the minor flood level (3.30 m) late Monday afternoon.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is currently at 2.90 metres and steady, with minor flooding.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is expected to remain above the minor flood level (2.80 m) during Monday and into Tuesday.
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 02:00 pm EST on Tuesday 09 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge,1.95,Steady,01:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream),3.34,Falling,01:17 PM MON 08/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Anabranch),1.14,Falling,01:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Yackandandah Creek at Osbornes Flat,1.10,Steady,01:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Kiewa River at Bandiana,2.90,Steady,01:00 PM MON 08/08/22
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
Lima East 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Patches of frost early this morning. Morning fog. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1100 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Possible small hail from late this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 15.
Forecast for Lima East (36.7763°S, 145.9891°E, 252m AMSL) Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Summary Minimum 0° -1° 0° 6° 7° 6° 5° Maximum 15° 15° 15° 15° 15° 14° 14° Chance of rain 10% 5% 50% 70% 90% 90% 80% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk High Severe High Nil Nil Nil Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 3
Wind direction SE W SSE NW E NE ENE NE ENE NE ENE N W W Relative humidity 90% 61% 85% 56% 84% 66% 84% 81% 95% 82% 92% 78% 91% 76% Dew point 4°C 8°C 2°C 7°C 4°C 9°C 7°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 10°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Lima East (36.7763°S, 145.9891°E, 252m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 6:41am EST 7:08am EST 5:36pm EST 6:03pm EST 1:05pm EST 3:23am EST Waxing gibbous Full moon Aug 12 Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Monday Monday 15 1 Tuesday Tuesday 15 2 Wednesday Wednesday 15 3 Thursday Thursday 15 4 Friday Friday 15 5 Saturday Saturday 14 6 Sunday Sunday 14 7 Sunday Sunday 14
Rain for next 7 days
0 Monday Monday 0 1 Tuesday Tuesday 0 2 Wednesday Wednesday 0 3 Thursday Thursday 5 4 Friday Friday 10 5 Saturday Saturday 10 6 Sunday Sunday 5 7 Sunday Sunday 5