At Corowa, Tocumwal, Echuca, Moama,Torrumbarry, Barham, Wakool Junction, Boundary Bend, Euston, Mildura,Wentworth, Deniliquin, Stevens Weir and Moulamein
ComentarioMinor to Major Flood Warning for the Murray and Edward RiversDetalleMAJOR FLOODING HIGHER THAN THE 1975 FLOOD OCCURRING AT WAKOOL JUNCTION, BOUNDARY BEND, EUSTON AND WENTHORTHRECORD MAJOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT MOULAMEINRainfall over the past several weeks has caused renewed and prolonged flooding along the Murray and Edward Rivers and their tributaries.Along the Murray River, moderate flooding is occurring at Corowa. Minor flooding is occurring at Tocumwal. The river level at Albury fell below the minor flood level (4.30 metres) Tuesday morning.Along the Edward River, moderate flooding is occuring at Deniliquin and Stevens Weir. At Moulamein, floodwaters along the Edward River combined with inflows from Billabong Creek have caused record major flooding. Further rises to 6.30 metres are possible at Moulamein over the weekend.Moderate flooding is occurring at Echuca and Moama, where the river level may fall below the minor flood level (93.50 metres AHD) around mid week next week. At Torrumbarry and Barham river levels are expected to remain around the major flood level until mid December. At Wakool Junction, the river level peaked on 13 Novermber with major flooding higher than the 1975 flood. The river level at Wakool Junction is elevated by substantial inflows from the Murray, Wakool and Edward Rivers, The main flood peak along the Murray River is currently arriving at Boundary Bend where major flooding higher than the 1975 flood is occurring. The elevated river level at Bounday Bend is underpined by inflows from the Murrumbidgee River. At Euston, moderate flooding higher than the 1975 flood is occurring. Levee breach near the inlet to Lake Caringay caused some river level drops at Euston over the weekend. The river level at Euston is likely to recover and peak around 52.00 metres AHD over the weekend. At Mildura, moderate flooding is occurring where, due to levee breach near Euston, the river level may remain steady for a few days and reach 38.30 metres AHD by mid week next week.. The river level at Mildura may remain around 38.30 metres AHD until late December with moderate flooding. At Wentworth, major flooding higher than the 1975 flood is occurring where the river level is likely to peak around Saturday 03 December.Forecasts will be progressively refined once upstream flood peaks along the Murray River and its tributaries are observed.Flood operations are being conducted by the Murray-Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) at Hume Dam and Lake Mulwala to manage inflows from the Upper Murray, Mitta Mitta River, Ovens River and other tributaries. MDBA are working closely with the Bureau and WaterNSW to plan release strategies.
At Narrandera, Darlington Point, Carrathool, Hay and Balranald
ComentarioMinor to Major Flood Warning for the Murrumbidgee RiverDetalleMAJOR FLOODING CONTINUING AT HAY AND BALRANALDMinor flooding is occurring along the Murrumbidgee River at Narrandera, Darlington Point and Carrathool.Major flooding continues at Hay and Balranald. The main flood peak is now approaching Balranald, where river levels may peak over the weekend.
At Mudall, Nyngan, Mulgawarrina and Gongolgon
ComentarioModerate to Major Flood Warning for the Bogan RiverDetalleNEAR MAJOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT GONGOLGONMAJOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT MULGAWARRINAModerate flooding continues at Mudall (estimated). The main flood peak along the Bogan River is now travelling downstream of Nyngan where moderate flooding is occurring.Renewed rises are being observed at Monkey Bridge upstream of Mulgawarrina, where major flooding is occurring (estimated). This flood peak is also expected to cause renewed rises at Gongolgon from Wednesday.
At Jemalong, Condobolin, Euabalong, Hillston and Booligal
ComentarioMinor to Major Flood Warning for the Lachlan RiverDetalleMAJOR FLOODING HIGHER THAN THE 1990 FLOOD LEVEL IS POSSIBLE AT HILLSTONMAJOR FLOODING CONTINUES AT CONDOBOLIN AND EUABALONGAlong the Lachlan River major flooding continues at Condobolin, Euabalong and Hillston. The main flood peak is approaching Hillston, with major flooding higher than the 1990 flood level possible.Minor flooding is occurring at Jemalong and at Booligal.
At Walgett, Brewarrina, Bourke, Louth, Tilpa, Wilcannia, Menindee, Pooncarie and Burtundy
ComentarioMinor to Major Flood Warning for the Barwon and Darling RiversDetalleMAJOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT BREWARRINA, BOURKE, LOUTH AND TILPAMAJOR FLOODING LIKELY AT WILCANNIA AND POSSIBLE AT BURTUNDYRainfall over recent weeks and months has caused prolonged flooding along the Barwon and Darling Rivers with flood peaks flowing into the Barwon-Darling River System from multiple tributaries.Along the Barwon River downstream, minor flooding is occurring at Walgett. Major flooding continues at Brewarrina.Further downstream, flows along the Darling River combined with flows from the Macquarie, Bogan and Culgoa Rivers have caused major flooding at Bourke. The major flood peak above the September 1998 flood has passed through Bourke, where major flooding is occurring.Major flooding is occurring at Louth and Tilpa, where river levels are higher than the 1998 flood level with further rises expected. Moderate flooding continues at Wilcannia, with major flooding possible by Wednesday and river levels higher than the 1998 flood possible in mid to late December.Moderate flooding is likely to continue at Menindee over the coming weeks, with river levels likely to remain near 9.60 metres through to late December. Flood operations are being conducted by WaterNSW at Menindee Weir. Subject to inflow conditions the release levels may be extended further or increased which may lead to further rises at Menindee Town. The release plan follows consultation with the SES and local communities.The situation is being closely monitored and predictions will continue to be revised as required and as upstream peaks are observed.
At Weilmoringle, Kenebree, and Goodwins
ComentarioMinor to Moderate Flood Warning for the Culgoa and Bokhara RiversDetalleMODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE AT KENEBREE DURING WEDNESDAYAlong the Culgoa River, the main flood peak is around Weilmoringle, where minor flooding is occurring. At Kenebree, moderate flooding is possible from Wednesday.Along the Bokhara River, minor flooding is occurring at Goodwins, where the river level is near a peak.
ComentarioMinor Flood Warning for the Macquarie RiverDetalleMINOR FLOODING CONTINUES AT WELLINGTONMinor flooding eased at Wellington, where river level fell below the minor flood level (4.00 metres) Monday evening. The river level is estimated to have fallen below the minor flood level (5.50 metres) at Narromine Monday evening. At Warren, the Macquarie River fell below the moderate flood level (8.50 metres) Monday morning, where minor flooding is occurring.Flood operations are being conducted by WaterNSW at Burrendong Dam. Dam releases will vary subject to inflow and downstream tributary flow rates. WaterNSW are working closely with the Bureau, NSW SES and landholders to plan release strategies.
ComentarioMinor Flood Warning for the Namoi RiverDetalleMINOR FLOODING EXPECTED TO CONTINUE AT GOANGRARiver levels along the Namoi River are expected to ease over the next few days. The river level at Goangra is around the moderate flood level and falling.