Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Minor Flood Warning for the Gippsland Lakes
Issued at 9:33 PM EST on Saturday 12 Jun 2021.
Flood Warning Number: 7
MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE FOR THE GIPPSLAND LAKES FROM SUNDAY
Widespread moderate to major flooding has been observed throughout the Latrobe, Thomson, Macalister, Avon and Mitchell Rivers.
Rainfall has eased in the catchments that contribute to the Gippsland Lakes, and no significant rainfall is forecast for the next few days.
River levels have peaked in the lower reaches of the Gippsland Lakes contributing rivers and water levels are rising in the Gippsland Lakes. Minor flooding is possible at some of the Gippsland Lakes locations from Sunday.
Minor flooding is possible for Hollands Landing.
No flooding is expected at Loch Sport Marina .
Minor flooding may occur for Paynesville.
No flooding is expected for Metung Marina.
No flooding is expected at Bullock Island.
Latest River Heights
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|McLennans Strait at Hollands Landing||0.49||Rising||09:20 PM SAT 12/06/21|
|Loch Sport Marina||0.47||Rising||09:00 PM SAT 12/06/21|
|McMillan Strait at Paynesville||0.49||Rising||09:01 PM SAT 12/06/21|
|Metung Marina||0.45||Rising||08:00 PM SAT 12/06/21|
|Cunningham Arm at Bullock Island (Lakes Entrance)||0.60||Rising||09:20 PM SAT 12/06/21|