Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning For The Kiewa River
Issued at 11:43 AM EST on Thursday 18 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 16
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT BANDIANA
Minor flooding is expected to continue along the Kiewa River at Bandiana during Thursday into Friday.
Rainfall totals of 10-30 mm are forecast Thursday into Friday, which is likely to cause renewed river level rises across the catchment.
A Flood Watch is current for Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge catchment.
Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is currently at 2.87 metres and steady, with minor flooding.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is expected to remain above the minor flood level (2.80 m) overnight Thursday into Friday.
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 12:00 pm EST on Friday 19 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge,1.69,Rising,11:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Anabranch),0.50,Steady,11:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Yackandandah Creek at Osbornes Flat,1.08,Steady,11:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Kiewa River at Bandiana,2.87,Rising,11:00 AM THU 18/08/22
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
Barwite 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely in the late morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 14.
Forecast for Barwite (37.0036°S, 146.1742°E, 393m AMSL) Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Summary Minimum 7° 6° 1° 5° 4° 0° 3° Maximum 12° 11° 11° 11° 10° 10° 12° Chance of rain 90% 80% 20% 80% 10% 60% 10% Likely amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Nil Nil High Slight Slight High Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 9
Wind direction SW W NNE SW ESE N NNE NNE SSW SW NW WNW W W Relative humidity 87% 51% 98% 78% 78% 60% 84% 86% 78% 51% 82% 74% 88% 79% Dew point 7°C 2°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 3°C 0°C 2°C 5°C 6°C 8°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Barwite (37.0036°S, 146.1742°E, 393m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:27am EST 6:53am EST 5:43pm EST 6:09pm EST 12:28am EST 10:51am EST Last quarter Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Friday Friday 12 1 Saturday Saturday 11 2 Sunday Sunday 11 3 Monday Monday 11 4 Tuesday Tuesday 10 5 Wednesday Wednesday 10 6 Thursday Thursday 12 7 Thursday Thursday 12
Rain for next 7 days
0 Friday Friday 10 1 Saturday Saturday 5 2 Sunday Sunday 0 3 Monday Monday 10 4 Tuesday Tuesday 0 5 Wednesday Wednesday 5 6 Thursday Thursday 0 7 Thursday Thursday 0