Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales
Minor Flood Warning For The Murray River
Issued at 12:40 PM EST on Monday 15 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 12
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. At Corowa, river levels are likely to remain steady above the minor flood level (4.60 metres) through to the end 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 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 is likely to remain near 5.40 metres through to the end of the week, 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 04:00 pm EST on Wednesday 17 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Murray River at Albury,3.94,Steady,12:00 PM MON 15/08/22
Murray River at Corowa,5.37,Steady,12:00 PM MON 15/08/22
Murray River at Tocumwal,5.06,Steady,12:00 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/nsw/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.
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7 day forecast
Mirrool 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 17.
Forecast for Mirrool (34.288°S, 147.0951°E, 226m AMSL) Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Summary Minimum 5° 3° 6° 8° 3° 4° 4° Maximum 13° 17° 19° 15° 15° 16° 18° Chance of rain 60% 5% 70% 80% 30% 30% 50% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm UV index - - - - - - - Frost risk Slight Moderate Nil Nil Moderate Slight Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 22
Wind direction WSW WSW S W NNE N W WSW WSW WSW W W N NW Relative humidity 94% 83% 98% 67% 84% 63% 92% 67% 84% 68% 87% 61% 80% 57% Dew point 8°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 10°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Mirrool (34.288°S, 147.0951°E, 226m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:23am EST 6:48am EST 5:42pm EST 6:08pm EST 10:16pm EST 9:24am 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 13 1 Wednesday Wednesday 17 2 Thursday Thursday 19 3 Friday Friday 15 4 Saturday Saturday 15 5 Sunday Sunday 16 6 Monday Monday 18 7 Monday Monday 18
Rain for next 7 days
0 Tuesday Tuesday 0 1 Wednesday Wednesday 0 2 Thursday Thursday 5 3 Friday Friday 0 4 Saturday Saturday 0 5 Sunday Sunday 0 6 Monday Monday 5 7 Monday Monday 5