Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Tambo River
Final Flood Warning for the Tambo River.
Issued at 11:36 am EST on Thursday 20 June 2013
In the 24 hours to 9 AM Thursday rainfall totals of up to 20 mm have been
recorded in the Tambo River catchment with an isolated total of 44 at Mt
Elizabeth. Isolated rainfall totals of up to 15 mm have been forecast for the
remainder of Wednesday into Thursday.
No further flooding is expected in the Tambo River catchment.
In the interests of community safety the SES suggests following precautions:
Don't walk, ride or drive through floodwater,
Don't allow children to play in floodwater,
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains, and
Keep well clear of fallen power lines
Current Emergency Information is available at http://www.ses.vic.gov.au
For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
Current Road and Traffic Information is available at the VicRoads website:
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts
No further Flood Warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Tambo R. at Swifts Ck. 2.67m steady 08:45 AM THU 20/06/13
Tambo R. at DS Ramrod Ck 2.69m falling 10:03 AM THU 20/06/13
Flood Warnings, Flood Watches, River Height and Rainfall information are
available on the Bureau of Meteorology web site at
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/. Flood Warnings and Flood Watches for
Victorian Catchments are available on: Telephone Weather Service No. 1300
A cold front is surging towards Perth, bringing thunderstorms and wind.