Weather Warning

IDV36630

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Minor Flood Warning for the King River

Issued at 9:42 AM EST on Monday 26 Jul 2021.

Flood Warning Number: 13

MINOR FLOODING LIKELY AROUND DOCKER ROAD BRIDGE MONDAY AFTERNOON

Minor flooding is likely to develop along the King River at Docker Road Bridge from Monday afternoon. Renewed rises are possible in the Ovens River catchment from Tuesday.

In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Monday, rainfall totals of 5-15 mm were recorded in the Ovens and King River catchments. Additional rainfall totals of 5-10 mm are forecast for the remainder of Monday.

King River

Minor flooding is likely along the King River.

Ovens River downstream of Rocky Point

Flooding has eased along the Ovens River downstream of Rocky Point. Renewed rises are possible from Tuesday.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
Ovens River at Harrietville1.93Steady08:07 AM MON 26/07/21
Ovens River at Bright2.20Steady09:16 AM MON 26/07/21
Buckland River at Upper Buckland (Twelve Mile)1.93Steady09:00 AM MON 26/07/21
Buckland River at Harris Lane2.06Steady09:37 AM MON 26/07/21
Ovens River at Eurobin3.37Steady08:44 AM MON 26/07/21
Happy Valley Creek at Rosewhite0.94Steady09:22 AM MON 26/07/21
Ovens River at Myrtleford2.70Steady09:00 AM MON 26/07/21
Buffalo River at Abbeyard1.51Steady09:00 AM MON 26/07/21
Rose River at Matong North1.03Steady06:51 AM MON 26/07/21
Dandongadale River at Matong North1.26Steady07:42 AM MON 26/07/21
Buffalo River D/S Rose River Junction2.43Steady08:50 AM MON 26/07/21
Buffalo River at Lake Buffalo HG261.86Steady09:32 AM MON 26/07/21
Buffalo River D/S Lake Buffalo2.32Steady09:09 AM MON 26/07/21
Ovens River at Rocky Point2.63Steady09:05 AM MON 26/07/21
King River at Cheshunt1.21Steady09:18 AM MON 26/07/21
King River at Edi1.55Steady09:00 AM MON 26/07/21
King River at Docker Rd Bridge3.59Steady09:00 AM MON 26/07/21
Hurdle Creek at Bobinawarrah1.09Steady07:42 AM MON 26/07/21
Fifteen Mile Creek at Greta South1.61Steady09:38 AM MON 26/07/21
Fifteen Mile Creek at Glenrowan0.85Rising09:01 AM MON 26/07/21
Ovens River at Wangaratta11.54Steady09:00 AM MON 26/07/21
Ovens River at Peechelba East130.29Steady09:00 AM MON 26/07/21