Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning For The Murray River Upstream Of Lake Hume
Issued at 10:08 AM EST on Monday 08 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 8
MINOR FLOODING EASING AT BRINGENBRONG AND JINGELLIC
Minor flooding is easing slowly along the Upper Murray River at Bringenbrong and Jingellic. River levels are likely to fall below the minor flood level during late Monday morning.
Snowy Hydro advise that as of 10:00 am Saturday releases from Khancoban are at 113 cumecs (minor flow level 114 cumecs) and that releases are expected to remain steady over the next few days.
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Monday, no significant rainfall has been observed. No significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of Monday.
Murray River to Biggara:
River levels along the Murray River to Biggara remain elevated.
Swampy Plains River:
Minor flooding is no longer occurring along the Swampy Plains River.
Snowy Hydro advises that releases from Khancoban pondage are at 113 cumecs (below the minor flood flow 114 cumecs) and steady.
Snowy Hydro advise that releases from Khancoban Pondage are expected to remain below the minor flood flow (114 cumecs) during the next few days.
Murray River Biggara to Bringenbrong:
Minor flooding is easing along the Murray River Biggara to Bringenbrong.
The Murray River at Bringenbrong is currently at 3.02 metres and easing slowly, with minor flooding.
The Murray River at Bringenbrong is likely to fall below the minor flood level (3.00 m) late Monday morning.
Murray River Bringenbrong to Lake Hume:
Minor flooding is easing along the Murray River Bringenbrong to Lake Hume.
The Murray River at Jingellic is currently at 4.06 metres and easing slowly, with minor flooding.
The Murray River at Jingellic is likely to fall below the minor flood level (4.00 m) late Monday morning.
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 10:30 am EST on Tuesday 09 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Murray River at Biggara,1.76,Steady,09:40 AM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Bringenbrong,3.02,Falling,09:30 AM MON 08/08/22
Mannus Creek at Yarramundi,1.09,Steady,09:45 AM MON 08/08/22
Mannus Creek at Tooma,0.91,Steady,09:45 AM MON 08/08/22
Tumbarumba Creek at Tumbarumba (No 2),0.89,Steady,09:45 AM MON 08/08/22
Maragle Creek at Maragle,0.73,Steady,09:40 AM MON 08/08/22
Tumbarumba Creek at Bakers,2.68,Steady,09:30 AM MON 08/08/22
Welumba Creek at the Square,0.70,Steady,09:45 AM MON 08/08/22
Tooma River at Pinegrove,2.76,Steady,09:30 AM MON 08/08/22
Murray River at Jingellic,4.06,Falling,09:00 AM MON 08/08/22
Jingellic Creek at Jingellic,1.68,Steady,09:45 AM MON 08/08/22
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
Erinbank 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 Erinbank (36.278°S, 147.4322°E, 351m AMSL) Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Summary Minimum 2° 1° 1° 4° 6° 5° 3° Maximum 8° 10° 9° 8° 8° 8° 7° Chance of rain 90% 10% 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Moderate High High Slight Nil Slight Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 4
Wind direction SE W SSE SW ESE N NE NNE NE NNE NE N NW WNW Relative humidity 85% 68% 86% 52% 78% 55% 86% 79% 97% 90% 94% 87% 93% 89% Dew point 3°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Erinbank (36.278°S, 147.4322°E, 351m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 6:34am EST 7:02am EST 5:30pm EST 5:57pm EST 12:58pm EST 3:16am 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 8 1 Tuesday Tuesday 10 2 Wednesday Wednesday 9 3 Thursday Thursday 8 4 Friday Friday 8 5 Saturday Saturday 8 6 Sunday Sunday 7 7 Sunday Sunday 7
Rain for next 7 days
0 Monday Monday 5 1 Tuesday Tuesday 0 2 Wednesday Wednesday 0 3 Thursday Thursday 20 4 Friday Friday 20 5 Saturday Saturday 10 6 Sunday Sunday 5 7 Sunday Sunday 5