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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Latrobe River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Final Flood Warning for the Latrobe River catchment.
Issued at 9:47 am EST on Thursday 29 August 2013
In the 24 hours to 9 AM Thursday, no significant rainfall was recorded in the
Latrobe River catchment. No significant rainfall has been forecast for several
days.

The river level in the lower Latrobe River catchment has fallen below flood
level. No further flooding is expected for this event.

Rosedale
The Latrobe River at Rosedale fell below the Minor Flood Level (4.0 metres)
during Wednesday afternoon. No further flooding is expected for this event.

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:
http://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/trafficalerts

Weather Forecast:

For the latest weather forecast see http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts

Next Issue:
No further Flood Warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Latrobe R. at Noojee NA
Latrobe R. at Willow Grove 1.29m steady 05:30 AM THU 29/08/13
Tanjil R. at Tanjil Junction 0.84m falling 08:45 AM THU 29/08/13
Tanjil R. at Tanjil South NA
Moe R. at Darnum 1.5m steady 08:45 AM THU 29/08/13
Moe Drain at Trafalgar East 0.91m steady 08:45 AM THU 29/08/13
Narracan Ck. at Thorpdale 1.03m steady 09:15 AM THU 29/08/13
Narracan Ck. at Moe 0.77m steady 09:14 AM THU 29/08/13
Morwell R. at Boolarra 99.04m steady 08:45 AM THU 29/08/13
Latrobe R. at Thom's Bridge 1.74m steady 08:45 AM THU 29/08/13
Traralgon Ck. at Koornalla 1.01m steady 07:07 AM THU 29/08/13
Traralgon Ck. at Traralgon South 1.58m steady 09:23 AM THU 29/08/13
Traralgon Ck. at Traralgon (Hwy) 1.35m steady 09:36 AM THU 29/08/13
Latrobe R. at Rosedale 3.77m falling 09:33 AM THU 29/08/13

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
659217.

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