Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Minor Flood Warning for the Macquarie River
Issued at 9:52 AM EST on Wednesday 16 Jun 2021.
Flood Warning Number: 12
MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AT CRESSY PUMPS DURING WEDNESDAY AND MAY REDEVELOP AT MT MORRISTON AND ROSS OVERNIGHT
Minor flooding continues at Cressy Pumps during Wednesday. Tooms Lake and Lake Leake are spilling. Minor flooding may redevelop around Mt Morriston and Ross from overnight Wednesday into Thursday, based on forecast rainfall.
No significant rainfall has been recorded in the Macquarie River catchment over the last few days. Rainfall totals of 5-15 mm are forecast for eastern parts during Wednesday into Thursday, with higher totals possible in elevated areas.
Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard over the next few days.
Macquarie River above Mt Morriston
Minor flooding is occurring along the Macquarie River above Mt Morriston.
Macquarie River - Mt Morriston to Elizabeth River
Minor flooding has eased along the Macquarie River - Mt Morriston to Elizabeth River.
Minor flooding is occurring along the Elizabeth River.
Macquarie River - Elizabeth River to Lake River
Minor flooding is no longer occurring along the Macquarie River - Elizabeth River to Lake River.
Macquarie River - Lake River to Longford
Minor flooding is occurring along the Macquarie River - Lake River to Longford.
Latest River Heights
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|Macquarie River at Trefusis||1.56||Steady||08:00 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Macquarie River at Mount Morriston||0.95||Steady||09:41 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Macquarie River at Ross||1.85||Steady||09:35 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Macquarie River at Fosterville||1.18||Steady||08:00 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Lake Leake (Lake Level)||5.33||Falling||09:00 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Elizabeth River downstream Lake Leake||0.56||Steady||08:00 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Macquarie River at Morningside||2.58||Steady||08:00 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Isis River at Barton||0.41||Steady||08:51 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Lake River at Parknook||0.70||Steady||09:15 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Macquarie River above Westmoor||3.10||Steady||08:00 AM WED 16/06/21|
|Macquarie River at Cressy Pumps||3.35||Steady||09:15 AM WED 16/06/21|