Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Murray River upstream of Hume Weir
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Final Flood Warning For The Murray River Upstream Of Lake Hume
Issued at 10:00 AM EDT on Sunday 28 November 2021
Flood Watch Number: 5
MINOR FLOODING NO LONGER OCCURRING AT JINGELLIC
Flooding has now eased along the Murray River at Jingellic. River levels peaked early Saturday morning and are now falling.
No significant rainfall was recorded in the 24 hours to 9am Sunday. No significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of Sunday.
Murray River Bringenbrong to Lake Hume:
No further flooding is expected in the Murray River Bringenbrong to Lake Hume.
The Murray River at Jingellic peaked at 4.60 metres (minor flood level 4.0 m) around 5:00 am Saturday 27 November and is currently at 3.87 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/
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Murray River at Biggara,1.30,Steady,09:40 AM SUN 28/11/21
Murray River at Bringenbrong,2.18,Steady,09:30 AM SUN 28/11/21
Corryong Creek at Towong,1.42,Steady,09:00 AM SUN 28/11/21
Mannus Creek at Yarramundi,1.20,Steady,09:45 AM SUN 28/11/21
Mannus Creek at Tooma,1.08,Steady,09:45 AM SUN 28/11/21
Tumbarumba Creek at Tumbarumba (No 2),0.99,Steady,09:45 AM SUN 28/11/21
Maragle Creek at Maragle,0.85,Steady,09:40 AM SUN 28/11/21
Tumbarumba Creek at Bakers,3.17,Steady,09:30 AM SUN 28/11/21
Welumba Creek at the Square,0.74,Steady,09:45 AM SUN 28/11/21
Tooma River at Pinegrove,3.06,Falling,09:30 AM SUN 28/11/21
Cudgewa Creek at Berringama,1.72,Steady,09:00 AM SUN 28/11/21
Cudgewa Creek at Cudgewa North,1.00,Steady,09:00 AM SUN 28/11/21
Murray River at Jingellic,3.87,Falling,09:00 AM SUN 28/11/21
Jingellic Creek at Jingellic,2.15,Steady,09:45 AM SUN 28/11/21
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.