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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Dandenong

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Final Flood Warning for the Dandenong Creek at Rowville (Police Road RB)
Issued at 12:27 pm EDT on Friday 15 November 2013
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Victorian Regional Office on behalf of Melbourne

The Dandenong Creek catchment has received rainfall averaging about 1 mm since
09:00 AM yesterday. Insignificant rainfall totals have been forecast for the
catchment today.

The level of the Dandenong Creek at Rowville (Police Road RB) peaked at 4.4
metres at 9:10 PM last night and is currently falling below the Minor Flood
Level (4.60 metres).

The river heights at 12:10 PM 15/11/2013 were:

Bungalook Creek at Fussell Rd RB, Montrose: 0.17 metres, falling

Dandenong Ck. at Liverpool Rd RB, The Basin: 1.74 metres, falling

Dandenong Ck. at Wantirna Road, Heathmont: 0.50 metres, steady

Blind Ck at Retarding Basin, Knox: 0.22 metres, falling

Blind Ck at High Street Road, Wantirna Sth: 0.24 metres, steady

Corhanwarrabul Ck at Stud Road, Scoresby: 0.48 metres, falling

Dandenong Ck. at Police Road RB, Rowville: 4.23 metres, falling

Dandenong Ck. at Hammond Road, Dandenong: 2.42 metres, falling

Mile Ck. at Springvale: 0.04 metres, steady

Mile Ck. at Keysborough: 0.33 metres, falling

Dandenong Ck. at East Link, Keysborough: 1.67 metres, falling

Eumemmering Ck at Lyndhurst: 1.10 metres, falling

No further flood warning will be issued 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:

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

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
River height and additional rainfall data for Greater Melbourne catchments is
available from Melbourne Water at http://www.melbournewater.com.au
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