Weather Warning

IDV36630

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Minor Flood Warning for the Ovens and King Rivers

Issued at 9:44 AM EST on Tuesday 9 Aug 2022.

Flood Warning Number: 9

MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT WANGARATTA AND MINOR FLOODING HAS EASED AT DOCKER ROAD BRIDGE

Minor flooding is continuing along the Ovens River at Wangaratta. Minor flooding is no longer occurring along the King River at Docker Rd Bridge.

In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Tuesday, rainfall totals up to 2 mm have been recorded in the Ovens and King catchment. No significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of Tuesday.

King River

Minor flooding is easing along the King River at Docker Rd Bridge.

Ovens River downstream of Rocky Point

Minor flooding is occurring along the Ovens River downstream of Rocky Point.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Ovens River at Harrietville2.05Steady08:58 AM TUE 09/08/22
Ovens River at Bright2.35Steady09:33 AM TUE 09/08/22
Buckland River at Upper Buckland (Twelve Mile)1.97Steady09:00 AM TUE 09/08/22
Buckland River at Harris Lane2.12Steady09:33 AM TUE 09/08/22
Ovens River at Eurobin3.36Steady09:24 AM TUE 09/08/22
Happy Valley Creek at Rosewhite0.43Steady09:22 AM TUE 09/08/22
Ovens River at Myrtleford2.69Falling09:00 AM TUE 09/08/22
Buffalo River at Abbeyard1.46Steady08:00 AM TUE 09/08/22
Rose River at Matong North0.99Steady09:36 AM TUE 09/08/22
Dandongadale River at Matong North1.25Steady07:34 AM TUE 09/08/22
Buffalo River D/S Rose River Junction2.35Steady08:54 AM TUE 09/08/22
Buffalo River D/S Lake Buffalo2.26Steady09:37 AM TUE 09/08/22
Ovens River at Rocky Point2.48Steady09:23 AM TUE 09/08/22
King River D/S Lake William Hovell0.00Steadynull
King River at Cheshunt1.15Steady09:37 AM TUE 09/08/22
King River at Edi1.41Falling09:00 AM TUE 09/08/22
Boggy Creek at Angleside0.91Steady07:48 AM TUE 09/08/22
King River at Docker Rd Bridge3.36Steady09:18 AM TUE 09/08/22
Hurdle Creek at Bobinawarrah0.53Steady08:03 AM TUE 09/08/22
Fifteen Mile Creek at Greta South1.39Steady09:37 AM TUE 09/08/22
Fifteen Mile Creek at Glenrowan0.82Steady08:13 AM TUE 09/08/22
Ovens River at Wangaratta11.90Steady09:00 AM TUE 09/08/22
Ovens River at Peechelba East130.17Steady09:00 AM TUE 09/08/22