Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for Seven Creeks and Castle Creek

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria

Final Flood Warning For The Seven And Castle Creeks
Issued at 10:08 AM EDT on Monday 19 October 2020
Flood Watch Number: 2

FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED IN THE SEVEN CREEKS AT EUROA.
In the 24 hours to 9 am Monday, rainfall totals up to 10 mm have been observed across the catchment.
No significant rain is forecast for the next few days.

Seven Creeks to Euroa:
Flooding is no longer expected in the Seven Creeks to Euroa.
The Seven Creeks at Euroa peaked at 2.28 metres during Sunday morning and is currently at 1.80 metres and falling.

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:
Seven Creeks at Strathbogie,0.88,Steady,08:24 AM MON 19/10/20
Seven Creeks D/S Polly McQuinns Weir,0.90,Steady,07:01 AM MON 19/10/20
Seven Creeks at Galls Gap Rd,0.74,Falling,09:49 AM MON 19/10/20
Castle Creek at Telfords Bridge,0.33,Steady,09:29 AM MON 19/10/20
Castle Creek at Arcadia,0.38,Steady,07:55 AM MON 19/10/20
Honeysuckle Creek at U/S Violet Town,0.42,Steady,07:54 AM MON 19/10/20
Stoney Creek at Tamleugh,1.34,Steady,09:33 AM MON 19/10/20
Seven Creeks at Kialla West,2.42,Steady,09:44 AM MON 19/10/20

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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