Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Murray River
Issued at 02:08 PM EST on Saturday 13 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 10
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT COROWA
Spills from the Hume Dam combined with flood waters from the Kiewa River have caused minor flooding along the Murray River at Corowa, where river levels are likely to remain above the minor flood level (4.60 metres), until at least the middle of the week.
The Murray River at Albury is expected to remain below the minor flood level (4.30 metres).
River levels downstream of Corowa are likely to remain below the minor flood levels.
Murray River downstream of Hume Dam to Tocumwal:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Murray River at Corowa.
The Murray River at Corowa may reach near 5.40 metres Monday, with minor flooding and is likely to remain around that level until at least the middle of the week.
Flood Safety Advice:
In life threatening emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) immediately. If you require rescue, assistance to evacuate or other emergency help, ring NSW SES on 132 500.
* Avoid drowning. Stay out of rising water, seek refuge in the highest available place.
* Prevent damage to your vehicle. Move it under cover, away from areas likely to flood.
* Avoid being swept away. Stay out of fast-flowing creeks and storm drains.
* Never drive, ride or walk through flood water. Flood water can be deceptive and dangerous.}
For more emergency information, advice, and access to the latest river heights and rainfall observations and forecasts:
* NSW SES: www.ses.nsw.gov.au
* RMS Live Traffic: www.livetraffic.com
* Latest River Heights and Rainfall Observations: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/southwest.shtml
* Latest NSW Warnings: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/
* Rainfall Forecasts: www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/
* BOM NSW Twitter: www.twitter.com/BOM_NSW
The next warning will be issued by 03:00 pm EST on Sunday 14 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Murray River at Albury,3.96,Steady,01:30 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Corowa,5.24,Rising,01:30 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Yarrowonga Downstream,4.55,Steady,01:30 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Tocumwal,4.78,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Echuca,88.12,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Torrumbarry Weir,4.17,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Barham,4.13,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Swan Hill,2.52,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Wakool Junction,5.72,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Boundary Bend,5.36,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Euston,46.43,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Murray River at Wentworth,30.58,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Edward River at Deniliquin,2.54,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Edward River at Stevens Weir Downstream,3.03,Steady,01:00 PM SAT 13/08/22
Edward River at Moulamein,2.44,Steady,01:00 PM 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/nsw/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.
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7 day forecast
Griffith East 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the E, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.
Forecast for Griffith East (34.2836°S, 146.0588°E, 135m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 4° 4° 4° 5° 3° 7° 7° Maximum 15° 15° 15° 15° 17° 19° 15° Chance of rain 70% 70% 80% 30% 40% 80% 60% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Slight Slight Slight Slight Moderate Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 17
Wind direction N WNW NW W NW WNW WSW SW NW WNW N N WNW W Relative humidity 83% 70% 98% 65% 94% 70% 97% 68% 97% 61% 78% 54% 87% 60% Dew point 8°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 8°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Griffith East (34.2836°S, 146.0588°E, 135m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:32am EST 6:58am EST 5:44pm EST 6:10pm EST 7:03pm EST 7:55am 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 Saturday Saturday 15 1 Sunday Sunday 15 2 Monday Monday 15 3 Tuesday Tuesday 15 4 Wednesday Wednesday 17 5 Thursday Thursday 19 6 Friday Friday 15 7 Friday Friday 15
Rain for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 5 1 Sunday Sunday 0 2 Monday Monday 5 3 Tuesday Tuesday 0 4 Wednesday Wednesday 0 5 Thursday Thursday 5 6 Friday Friday 5 7 Friday Friday 5