Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria
Minor Flood Warning for the Kiewa River
Issued at 8:58 am EDT on Saturday 15 December 2018
Flood Warning Number: 2
Minor flooding is expected to continue in the lower reaches of the Kiewa River
during Saturday into Sunday.
In the 24 hours to 9am Saturday, rainfall totals of around 10mm were recorded
in the Kiewa River catchment.
Further rainfall is forecast for Saturday with totals of 10mm to 20mm possible.
Kiewa River downstream of Mongans Bridge:
Minor flooding is expected to continue along the Kiewa River downstream of
The Kiewa River at Bandiana is expected to remain around the minor flood level
(2.80 m) during Saturday into Sunday.
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:
The next warning will be issued by 08:30 am EDT on Sunday 16 December 2018.
Latest River Heights:
Kiewa River at Mongans Bridge, 1.16, Rising, 08:45 AM SAT 15/12/18
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Main Stream), 3.07, Steady, 08:45 AM SAT 15/12/18
Kiewa River at Kiewa (Anabranch), 0.42, Steady, 08:45 AM SAT 15/12/18
Yackandandah Creek at Osbornes Flat, 1.08, Steady, 08:45 AM SAT 15/12/18
Kiewa River at Bandiana, 2.82, Steady, 07:30 AM SAT 15/12/18
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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7 day forecast
Today: Patchy fog in the west early this morning. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 26.
Forecast for Allans Flat (36.2761°S, 146.9098°E, 209m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 16° 15° 16° 18° 20° 15° 13° Maximum 26° 31° 33° 34° 33° 29° 28° Chance of rain 60% 5% 5% 40% 30% 40% 50% Likely amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 7
Wind direction NNE NNW WNW W ESE W ENE NNE NNW W SSW SW SSW SSW Relative humidity 68% 48% 67% 45% 68% 40% 68% 45% 67% 46% 65% 44% 60% 41% Dew point 15°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 13°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Allans Flat (36.2761°S, 146.9098°E, 209m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter 5:19am EDT 5:49am EDT 8:25pm EDT 8:56pm EDT 1:33pm EDT 1:41am EDT Waxing gibbous Full moon Dec 23 Last quarter Dec 29 New moon Jan 06 First quarter Jan 14
Temperature for next 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 26 31 33 34 33 29 28
Rain for next 7 days
Rain in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 5 0 0 0 0 0 0