Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Goulburn River
Minor Flood Warning for the Goulburn River above Lake Eildon
Issued at 11:30 am EST on Wednesday 27 July 2016
In the 24 hours to 9am Wednesday rainfall totals of less than 10 mm have been
recorded in the Goulburn River catchment.
Rainfall totals of around 5-15 mm are possible for the Goulburn River catchment
for the remainder of Wednesday.
Upstream of Lake Eildon
The Goulburn River at Dohertys is around the minor flood level (2.0 metres).
The river is expected to fall slowly but remain near the minor flood level for
the remainder of Wednesday.
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:
For the latest weather forecast see http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts
The next Flood Warning will be issued by 11:30 am Thursday 28 July 2016.
Latest River Heights:
Delatite R. at Tonga Bridge 1.18m falling 11:45 AM TUE 26/07/16
Goulburn R. at Dohertys 1.92m falling 11:15 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R. D/S Lake Eildon 0.6m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Rubicon R at Rubicon 0.84m steady 05:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Acheron R. at Taggerty 1.27m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Home Ck. at Yarck 0.7m steady 11:13 AM WED 27/07/16
Yea R. at Devlins Bridge 0.72m steady 09:17 AM WED 27/07/16
Yea R at Yea NA
Goulburn R. at Ghin Ghin 3.9m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
King Parrot Ck. at Flowerdale 0.66m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R. at Trawool 1.64m rising 05:45 AM WED 27/07/16
Mollison Ck at Pyalong 1.3m steady 10:00 AM WED 27/07/16
Sugarloaf Ck. at Ash Bridge 1.09m falling 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Sunday Ck. at Tallarook 0.45m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R at Seymour 2.02m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Whiteheads Ck at Whiteheads Ck 1.44m steady 11:22 AM WED 27/07/16
Hughes Ck at Tarcombe Rd 1.48m steady 11:24 AM WED 27/07/16
Major Ck. at Graytown 0.51m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R at Goulburn Weir D/S 1.63m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R at Murchison 0.39m steady 09:30 AM WED 27/07/16
Pranjip Ck. at Moorilim 1.83m steady 11:27 AM WED 27/07/16
Castle Ck. at Arcadia 1.14m steady 09:52 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R at Kialla West 4m steady 11:12 AM WED 27/07/16
Seven Cks at Euroa 2.35m steady 10:47 AM WED 27/07/16
Stoney Ck. at Tamleugh 2.37m steady 11:14 AM WED 27/07/16
Seven Cks at Kialla West 3.45m steady 10:17 AM WED 27/07/16
Broken R. at Orrvale 4m steady 11:18 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R at Shepparton 5.1m steady 10:35 AM WED 27/07/16
Goulburn R. at McCoys Bridge 4.73m steady 08:30 AM WED 27/07/16
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
Lake Pedder in Tasmania's south-west has reached capacity for the first time in 28 years.