Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning For The Kiewa River
Issued at 10:39 AM EST on Sunday 14 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 12
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT BANDIANA
Minor flooding is expected to continue along the Kiewa River at Bandiana over the next few days.
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) peaked at 3.29 metres around 03:00 pm Saturday and is currently at 3.04 metres and falling, below the minor flood level.
The Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream) is expected to remain below the minor flood level (3.30 m) for the next few days.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is currently at 2.90 metres and steady, with minor flooding.
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is expected to remain above the minor flood level (2.80 m) over the next few days.
Kiewa River to Mongans Bridge:
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 11:00 am EST on Monday 15 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge,1.56,Steady,10:00 AM SUN 14/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream),3.04,Falling,10:00 AM SUN 14/08/22
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Anabranch),0.64,Steady,10:00 AM SUN 14/08/22
Yackandandah Creek at Osbornes Flat,1.13,Steady,10:00 AM SUN 14/08/22
Kiewa River at Bandiana,2.90,Steady,10:00 AM SUN 14/08/22
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
Merrijig 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the S. The chance of morning fog. Very high chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 13.
Forecast for Merrijig (37.1026°S, 146.2624°E, 432m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 4° 6° 6° 3° 8° 7° 4° Maximum 9° 9° 11° 12° 12° 10° 9° Chance of rain 70% 70% 60% 70% 70% 80% 50% Likely amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 5
Wind direction NNW NW NNW NW NW WSW ESE N NE NNE NW WNW WNW W Relative humidity 97% 82% 97% 89% 98% 78% 89% 72% 93% 83% 93% 76% 91% 74% Dew point 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Merrijig (37.1026°S, 146.2624°E, 432m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:33am EST 6:59am EST 5:39pm EST 6:06pm EST 8:09pm EST 8:30am 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 Sunday Sunday 9 1 Monday Monday 9 2 Tuesday Tuesday 11 3 Wednesday Wednesday 12 4 Thursday Thursday 12 5 Friday Friday 10 6 Saturday Saturday 9 7 Saturday Saturday 9
Rain for next 7 days
0 Sunday Sunday 5 1 Monday Monday 5 2 Tuesday Tuesday 0 3 Wednesday Wednesday 5 4 Thursday Thursday 20 5 Friday Friday 5 6 Saturday Saturday 5 7 Saturday Saturday 5