Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Murray River
Issued at 02:22 PM EST on Monday 08 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 5
MINOR FLOODING EXPECTED AT COROWA FROM MONDAY NIGHT
Spills from the Hume Dam combined with floodwaters from the Kiewa River are expected to cause minor flooding along the Murray River at Corowa from Monday night.
At this stage river levels at Albury are likely to remain below the minor flood level (4.30 metres).
Predictions for locations downstream of Corowa will be provided once the upstream flood peaks are observed.
Murray River downstream of Hume Dam to Tocumwal:
Minor flooding is expected along the Murray River at Corowa.
The Murray River at Corowa is likely to exceed the minor flood level (4.60 m) Monday night. Subject to the spill from the Hume Dam the river level may reach around 5.60 metres Wednesday afternoon, with minor flooding.
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 Tuesday 09 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Murray River at Albury,3.80,Rising,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Corowa,4.13,Rising,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Yarrowonga Downstream,3.15,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Tocumwal,3.32,Rising,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Echuca,88.20,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Torrumbarry Weir,4.19,Falling,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Barham,4.22,Falling,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Swan Hill,2.85,Falling,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Wakool Junction,6.09,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Boundary Bend,5.57,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Euston,46.56,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Mildura Weir,32.74,Steady,09:00 AM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Wentworth,30.54,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Edward River at Deniliquin,2.48,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Edward River at Stevens Weir Downstream,2.81,Steady,02:00 PM MON 08/08/22
Edward River at Moulamein,2.56,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/nsw/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.
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7 day forecast
Menindee 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. The chance of morning fog in the S. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 18.
Forecast for Menindee (32.3921°S, 142.4176°E, 63m AMSL) Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Summary Minimum 3° 5° 10° 5° 4° 5° 4° Maximum 18° 16° 18° 18° 16° 17° 18° Chance of rain 20% 40% 20% 20% 50% 20% 30% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Slight Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 7
Wind direction ENE E ENE NE N NNW NNW NW NW W W WSW WSW WSW Relative humidity 76% 42% 68% 46% 60% 55% 65% 35% 75% 47% 79% 48% 78% 44% Dew point 4°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 9°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Menindee (32.3921°S, 142.4176°E, 63m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 6:48am EST 7:14am EST 5:58pm EST 6:24pm EST 2:33pm EST 4:35am 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 Tuesday Tuesday 18 1 Wednesday Wednesday 16 2 Thursday Thursday 18 3 Friday Friday 18 4 Saturday Saturday 16 5 Sunday Sunday 17 6 Monday Monday 18 7 Monday Monday 18
Rain for next 7 days
0 Tuesday Tuesday 0 1 Wednesday Wednesday 0 2 Thursday Thursday 0 3 Friday Friday 0 4 Saturday Saturday 0 5 Sunday Sunday 0 6 Monday Monday 0 7 Monday Monday 0