Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning For The Kiewa River
Issued at 01:56 PM EST on Sunday 07 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 5
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT KIEWA (MAIN STREAM) AND BANDIANA
Minor flooding is expected to continue along the Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) and at Bandiana for the next few days.
In the 24 hours to 1:00pm Sunday, rainfall totals up to 15 mm have been recorded in the Kiewa River catchment. No significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of Sunday.
Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge:
Flooding is no longer expected along the Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge.
Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge.
The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) is currently at 3.35 metres and steady, with minor flooding.
The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) is expected to remain around the minor flood level (3.30 m) overnight Sunday into Monday.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is currently at 2.91 metres and steady, with minor flooding.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is expected to remain above the minor flood level (2.80 m) overnight Sunday into Monday.
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 Monday 08 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge,1.89,Steady,01:00 PM SUN 07/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream),3.35,Steady,01:00 PM SUN 07/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Anabranch),1.17,Steady,01:00 PM SUN 07/08/22
Yackandandah Creek at Osbornes Flat,1.18,Steady,01:00 PM SUN 07/08/22
Kiewa River at Bandiana,2.91,Steady,01:00 PM SUN 07/08/22
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
Bandiana 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Patches of frost early this morning. Morning fog. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1100 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Possible small hail from late this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 15.
Forecast for Bandiana (36.1486°S, 146.9122°E, 241m AMSL) Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Summary Minimum 0° 0° 1° 6° 7° 7° 6° Maximum 15° 15° 15° 15° 14° 14° 13° Chance of rain 50% 5% 60% 70% 90% 80% 80% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk High High High Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 0
Wind direction ESE W SE W ESE NE NE NE NE NE ENE NNW NNW W Relative humidity 99% 72% 98% 59% 93% 61% 89% 73% 100% 82% 100% 80% 100% 76% Dew point 7°C 9°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 8°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Bandiana (36.1486°S, 146.9122°E, 241m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 6:36am EST 7:03am EST 5:33pm EST 6:00pm EST 1:02pm EST 3:17am 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 Monday Monday 15 1 Tuesday Tuesday 15 2 Wednesday Wednesday 15 3 Thursday Thursday 15 4 Friday Friday 14 5 Saturday Saturday 14 6 Sunday Sunday 13 7 Sunday Sunday 13
Rain for next 7 days
0 Monday Monday 5 1 Tuesday Tuesday 0 2 Wednesday Wednesday 0 3 Thursday Thursday 10 4 Friday Friday 20 5 Saturday Saturday 10 6 Sunday Sunday 5 7 Sunday Sunday 5