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
Yabba Patons 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the S, slight chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW in the evening.
Forecast for Yabba Patons (36.278°S, 147.4322°E, 351m AMSL) Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Summary Minimum 5° 2° 0° 1° 2° 0° 2° Maximum 9° 6° 8° 8° 6° 7° 9° Chance of rain 90% 90% 10% 90% 40% 30% 30% Likely amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - Frost risk Slight Moderate High Moderate Moderate High Moderate 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 5
Wind direction SSW W N W NE NNW N N S SW NW NW NW W Relative humidity 91% 55% 98% 87% 81% 63% 81% 85% 84% 50% 77% 66% 86% 74% Dew point 4°C 0°C 3°C 4°C 1°C 1°C 2°C 5°C 1°C -3°C 0°C 1°C 4°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Yabba Patons (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 6:22am EST 6:49am EST 5:39pm EST 6:06pm EST 12:23am EST 10:47am 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 9 1 Saturday Saturday 6 2 Sunday Sunday 8 3 Monday Monday 8 4 Tuesday Tuesday 6 5 Wednesday Wednesday 7 6 Thursday Thursday 9 7 Thursday Thursday 9
Rain for next 7 days
0 Friday Friday 5 1 Saturday Saturday 5 2 Sunday Sunday 0 3 Monday Monday 10 4 Tuesday Tuesday 0 5 Wednesday Wednesday 0 6 Thursday Thursday 0 7 Thursday Thursday 0