Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Murray River
Issued at 02:39 PM EST on Wednesday 10 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 7
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT COROWA
Spills from the Hume Dam combined with floodwaters from the Kiewa River have caused minor flooding along the Murray River at Corowa. The main flood peak is now at Albury, where river levels are steady below the minor flood level (4.30 metres).
Downstream at Corowa, minor flooding is occurring, with a peak likely arriving around Friday morning.
Predictions for locations downstream of Corowa will be provided once upstream flood peaks are observed.
Murray River downstream of Hume Dam to Tocumwal:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Murray River at Corowa.
The Murray River at Corowa may peak near 5.30 metres around Friday morning, 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 Thursday 11 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Murray River at Albury,3.95,Steady,02:15 PM WED 10/08/22
Murray River at Corowa,4.77,Rising,02:15 PM WED 10/08/22
Murray River at Yarrowonga Downstream,3.95,Rising,02:00 PM WED 10/08/22
Murray River at Tocumwal,4.02,Rising,02:00 PM WED 10/08/22
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
Merungle Hill 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h.
Forecast for Merungle Hill (34.586°S, 146.4274°E, 153m AMSL) Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Summary Minimum 3° 9° 8° 7° 5° 5° 6° Maximum 17° 14° 18° 15° 14° 14° 15° Chance of rain 30% 70% 40% 50% 40% 80% 50% Likely amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index - - - - - - - Frost risk Moderate Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 15
Wind direction ENE NE NNE NNE NNE N NNE NW W W W W W WSW Relative humidity 81% 59% 79% 81% 93% 55% 92% 72% 99% 72% 95% 70% 90% 65% Dew point 7°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Merungle Hill (34.586°S, 146.4274°E, 153m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 6:33am EST 6:59am EST 5:40pm EST 6:06pm EST 3:18pm EST 5:30am 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 Wednesday Wednesday 17 1 Thursday Thursday 14 2 Friday Friday 18 3 Saturday Saturday 15 4 Sunday Sunday 14 5 Monday Monday 14 6 Tuesday Tuesday 15 7 Tuesday Tuesday 15
Rain for next 7 days
0 Wednesday Wednesday 0 1 Thursday Thursday 5 2 Friday Friday 5 3 Saturday Saturday 5 4 Sunday Sunday 0 5 Monday Monday 0 6 Tuesday Tuesday 0 7 Tuesday Tuesday 0