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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Goulburn River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria

Final Flood Warning for the Goulburn River

Issued at 11:37 am EDT on Monday 4 December 2017
Flood Warning Number: 8

Flooding is no longer expected along the Goulburn River for this event..

Goulburn River Lake Eildon to Seymour:
Flooding is no longer expected along the Goulburn River Lake Eildon to Seymour.

The Goulburn River at Seymour peaked at 3.72 metres (minor flood level 3.80
metres) around 03:00 am Monday 04 December and is currently at 3.52 metres and
falling.

Goulburn River Seymour to Shepparton:
Flooding is no longer expected along the Goulburn River Seymour to Shepparton.

The Goulburn River at Murchison is currently at 5.29 metres and rising. The
Goulburn River at Murchison is expected to peak below the minor flood level
(9.00 metres) during Tuesday into Wednesday.

The Goulburn River at Shepparton is currently at 8.41 metres and rising. The
Goulburn River at Shepparton is expected to peak below the minor flood level
(9.50 metres) during Thursday to Friday.

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/

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Delatite River at Tonga Bridge, 1.08, Steady, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at Dohertys, 1.36, Steady, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Jamieson River at Gerrang Bridge, 2.20, Steady, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River D/S Lake Eildon, 0.71, Steady, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Rubicon River at Rubicon, 0.70, Steady, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Acheron River at Taggerty, 1.05, Steady, 11:26 AM MON 04/12/17
Home Creek at Yarck, 0.52, Steady, 10:36 AM MON 04/12/17
Yea River at Devlins Bridge, 1.11, Falling, 11:24 AM MON 04/12/17
Yea River at Yea, 2.49, Rising, 10:46 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at Ghin Ghin, 4.45, Steady, 10:30 AM MON 04/12/17
King Parrot Creek at Flowerdale, 1.01, Falling, 10:30 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at Trawool, 3.21, Falling, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Sunday Creek at Tallarook, 0.94, Falling, 09:30 AM MON 04/12/17
Mollisons Creek at Pyalong, 1.14, Steady, 08:21 AM MON 04/12/17
Sugarloaf Creek at Ash Bridge, 0.87, Steady, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at Seymour, 3.52, Falling, 10:00 AM MON 04/12/17
Whiteheads Creek at Whiteheads Creek, 1.37, Falling, 10:36 AM MON 04/12/17
Hughes Creek at Tarcombe Rd, 1.36, Falling, 10:37 AM MON 04/12/17
Major Creek at Graytown, 0.51, Falling, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River D/S Goulburn Weir, 6.02, Rising, 10:56 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at Murchison, 5.29, Rising, 11:18 AM MON 04/12/17
Pranjip Creek at Moorilim, 4.04, Steady, 11:21 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at Kialla West, 8.60, Falling, 11:26 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at Shepparton, 8.41, Rising, 11:22 AM MON 04/12/17
Goulburn River at McCoys Bridge, 2.66, Rising, 10:45 AM MON 04/12/17

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 217. 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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