Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Initial Minor Flood Warning For The Murray River Upstream Of Lake Hume
Issued at 01:56 PM EST on Friday 19 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 1
MINOR FLOODING LIKELY AT BRINGENBRONG FRIDAY EVENING
Minor flooding is likely to develop along the Murray River around Bringenbrong from Friday evening.
In the 24 hours to 1:00 pm Friday, rainfall totals of up to 52 mm have been recorded across the Upper Murray River catchment. Rainfall totals of 10-15 mm with higher isolated totals are forecast for the remainder of Friday into Saturday morning.
Murray River to Biggara:
Minor flooding may develop along the Murray River to Biggara Friday evening.
Murray River Biggara to Bringenbrong:
Minor flooding is likely along the Murray River Biggara to Bringenbrong.
The Murray River at Bringenbrong is currently at 2.78 metres and rising.
The Murray River at Bringenbrong is likely to reach the minor flood level (3.00 m) Friday evening. Further rises possible with forecast rainfall.
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 Saturday 20 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Murray River at Biggara,1.72,Steady,01:10 PM FRI 19/08/22
Murray River at Bringenbrong,2.78,Rising,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Mannus Creek at Yarramundi,1.42,Rising,01:15 PM FRI 19/08/22
Mannus Creek at Tooma,0.84,Steady,01:15 PM FRI 19/08/22
Tumbarumba Creek at Tumbarumba (No 2),1.11,Steady,01:15 PM FRI 19/08/22
Maragle Creek at Maragle,0.95,Steady,01:10 PM FRI 19/08/22
Tumbarumba Creek at Bakers,2.76,Rising,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Welumba Creek at the Square,0.81,Steady,01:15 PM FRI 19/08/22
Tooma River at Pinegrove,2.67,Rising,01:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
Jingellic Creek at Jingellic,2.07,Steady,01:15 PM FRI 19/08/22
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
Banimboola 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 15.
Forecast for Banimboola (36.278°S, 147.4322°E, 351m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 3° -1° 1° 2° -1° 2° 2° Maximum 7° 8° 7° 6° 6° 9° 12° Chance of rain 90% 10% 90% 80% 40% 30% 20% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - - Frost risk Moderate High High Moderate High Moderate Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 6
Wind direction N WSW NE NNW N N SSW SW NW WNW WNW W SE NW Relative humidity 98% 84% 81% 60% 81% 85% 86% 52% 78% 67% 90% 77% 76% 60% Dew point 3°C 4°C 1°C 0°C 2°C 5°C 1°C -3°C 0°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 4°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Banimboola (36.278°S, 147.4322°E, 351m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:21am EST 6:48am EST 5:40pm EST 6:06pm EST 1:25am EST 11:21am EST Waning crescent Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 7 1 Sunday Sunday 8 2 Monday Monday 7 3 Tuesday Tuesday 6 4 Wednesday Wednesday 6 5 Thursday Thursday 9 6 Friday Friday 12 7 Friday Friday 12
Rain for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 5 1 Sunday Sunday 0 2 Monday Monday 20 3 Tuesday Tuesday 0 4 Wednesday Wednesday 0 5 Thursday Thursday 5 6 Friday Friday 0 7 Friday Friday 0