Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning For The Traralgon Creek
Issued at 03:54 PM EST on Monday 15 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 4
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT TRARALGON TOWN
In the 48 hours to 3:00 pm Monday, widespread rainfall totals of 50-100 mm have been been recorded in the Traralgon Creek catchment. A further 5-10 mm is forecast for the remainder of Monday.
Minor flooding is occurring along the Traralgon Creek.
The Traralgon Creek at Traralgon peaked at 3.87 metres around 08:30 am Monday 15 August and is currently at 3.67 metres and falling, with minor flooding.
The Traralgon Creek at Traralgon is expected to remain above the minor flood level (3.50 m) Monday afternoon. The river level is likely to fall below the minor flood level (3.50 m) Monday night.
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 16 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Traralgon Creek at Koornalla,1.89,Steady,03:48 PM MON 15/08/22
Traralgon Creek at Traralgon,3.67,Falling,03:40 PM MON 15/08/22
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
Ripplebrook 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1200 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 15.
Forecast for Ripplebrook (38.2001°S, 145.7725°E, 67m AMSL) Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Summary Minimum 8° 7° 12° 7° 6° 6° 9° Maximum 11° 15° 14° 10° 9° 12° 12° Chance of rain 90% 50% 90% 80% 80% 30% 90% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm UV index - - - - - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 12
Wind direction W WSW NNW NW N N WNW WNW NW WNW NW NW NNW NW Relative humidity 96% 89% 94% 66% 70% 70% 87% 69% 84% 77% 79% 62% 67% 67% Dew point 9°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Ripplebrook (38.2001°S, 145.7725°E, 67m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:33am EST 7:00am EST 5:42pm EST 6:09pm EST 10:25pm EST 9:28am 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 Tuesday Tuesday 11 1 Wednesday Wednesday 15 2 Thursday Thursday 14 3 Friday Friday 10 4 Saturday Saturday 9 5 Sunday Sunday 12 6 Monday Monday 12 7 Monday Monday 12
Rain for next 7 days
0 Tuesday Tuesday 5 1 Wednesday Wednesday 0 2 Thursday Thursday 10 3 Friday Friday 10 4 Saturday Saturday 5 5 Sunday Sunday 0 6 Monday Monday 20 7 Monday Monday 20