Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Western Australia
Minor Flood Warning For The Avon River
Issued at 09:31 AM WST on Thursday 18 August 2022
Flood Watch Number: 3
MINOR FLOODING TO CONTINUE AT BEVERLEY AND YORK DURING THURSDAY AND INTO FRIDAY
No significant rainfall is expected for the next few days.
Avon River to Beverley:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Avon River to Beverley.
The Avon River at Beverley Bridge is currently at 1.64 metres and rising slowly with minor flooding.
The Avon River at Beverley Bridge is expected to remain above the minor flood level (1.50 m) during Thursday and into Friday.
Avon River from Beverley to Northam:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Avon River to York.
The Avon River at Balladong Street York is currently at 2.52 metres and rising slowly with minor flooding.
The Avon River at Balladong Street York is expected to remain around the minor flood level (2.50 m) during Thursday and into Friday.
Avon River from Northam to Toodyay:
River level rises below the minor flood level are expected to continue on the Avon River from Northam to Toodyay for the next .few days.
Flood Safety Advice:
DFES advises people and communities to be aware that flooding is possible and be prepared to relocate equipment and livestock. Watch water levels. Travellers need to be aware that road conditions may be adversely affected and travel plans may need to be reconsidered. Do not drive into water of unknown depth and velocity.}
Community information is available from DFES at https://www.emergency.wa.gov.au/
Current river levels are available from Department of Water and Environmental Regulation at www.water.wa.gov.au
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am WST on Friday 19 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
Yilgarn River at Gairders Crossing,0.77,Steady,09:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Lockhart River at Kwolyn Hill,0.81,Steady,09:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Yenyening Lakes at Qualandary Crossing,2.21,Steady,09:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Avon River at Beverley Bridge,1.64,Steady,09:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Dale River at Waterhatch Bridge,2.63,Steady,08:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Avon River at York,2.52,Steady,09:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Avon River at Northam Weir,0.84,Steady,09:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Mortlock River North at Frenches,1.87,Falling,09:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Mortlock River at Odriscolls Farm,1.52,Steady,08:00 AM THU 18/08/22
Avon River at Toodyay,2.77,Rising,09:00 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/wa/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts.
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7 day forecast
Merilup 7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Medium chance of showers in the SW, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.
Forecast for Merilup (33.2808°S, 118.2939°E, 310m AMSL) Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Summary Minimum 6° 6° 5° 4° 2° 4° 7° Maximum 15° 17° 16° 11° 12° 14° 17° Chance of rain 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 5% 10% Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index - - - - - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Moderate Slight Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 13
Wind direction W WSW N NW WSW SW SSE SSE E E ENE ENE NE NNE Relative humidity 85% 68% 86% 61% 84% 62% 76% 55% 72% 53% 71% 49% 65% 46% Dew point 8°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 4°C 3°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Merilup (33.2808°S, 118.2939°E, 310m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:15am WST 6:41am WST 5:42pm WST 6:07pm WST 12:19am WST 10:55am WST 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 15 1 Saturday Saturday 17 2 Sunday Sunday 16 3 Monday Monday 11 4 Tuesday Tuesday 12 5 Wednesday Wednesday 14 6 Thursday Thursday 17 7 Thursday Thursday 17
Rain for next 7 days
0 Friday Friday 0 1 Saturday Saturday 0 2 Sunday Sunday 0 3 Monday Monday 0 4 Tuesday Tuesday 0 5 Wednesday Wednesday 0 6 Thursday Thursday 0 7 Thursday Thursday 0