Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Latrobe River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria

Final Flood Warning For The Latrobe River
Issued at 12:10 PM EDT on Monday 12 October 2020
Flood Watch Number: 2

MINOR FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED AT ROSEDALE
River levels in the Latrobe River at Rosedale are currently peaking below the minor flood level. River levels will fall throughout the rest of Monday.
No significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days.

Latrobe River downstream of Traralgon:
Flooding is no longer expected in the Latrobe River downstream of Traralgon.
The Latrobe River at Rosedale (Main Stream) is currently at 3.78 metres and steady.

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.}
Contact Information
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:
Latrobe River at Noojee,1.09,Steady,09:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Latrobe River at Willow Grove,1.54,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Tanjil River at Tanjil Junction,0.79,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Tanjil River at Tanjil South,1.50,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Moe River at Darnum,1.40,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Moe Drain at Trafalgar East,0.95,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Narracan Creek at Thorpdale,0.73,Steady,11:11 AM MON 12/10/20
Narracan Creek at Moe,0.77,Steady,08:42 AM MON 12/10/20
Morwell River at Boolarra,0.72,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Latrobe River at Thoms Bridge,2.30,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20
Latrobe River at Rosedale (Main Stream),3.78,Steady,11:21 AM MON 12/10/20
Latrobe River at Kilmany,4.97,Steady,11:00 AM MON 12/10/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. 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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