Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Minor Flood Warning for the Swan River
Issued at 10:49 AM WST on Sunday 1 Aug 2021.
Flood Warning Number: 5
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT WALYUNGA
Widespread heavy rainfall over the past week has resulted in river rises and areas of flooding in the Avon and Swan River catchments. Minor flooding is occurring along the Swan River at Walyunga.
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Sunday, widespread rainfall totals of 5-15 mm were recorded in the Swan River catchment. No significant rainfall is expected over the next few days.
Rainfall in the catchment over the past few days is leading to renewed rises in river levels.
Catchment conditions are wet from recent rainfall which combined with areas of flooding may adversely affect road conditions in the Swan River catchment.
Swan River upstream of Walyunga
Minor flooding is occurring along the Swan River upstream of Walyunga.
Latest River Heights
|Location||Height of River (m)||Tendency||Date/Time of Observation|
|Brockman River at Tanamerah||1.29||Steady||10:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Brockman River at Yalliawirra||1.46||Steady||09:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Wooroloo Brook at Karls Ranch||1.02||Steady||10:05 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Swan River at Walyunga||3.87||Rising||09:30 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Ellen Brook at Railway Parade||0.96||Steady||10:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Darkin River at Pine Plantation||1.23||Steady||10:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Helene River at Poison Lease||0.63||Steady||10:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Helena Brook at Trew Road||0.46||Steady||10:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Jane Brook at National Park||0.40||Steady||10:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Swan River at Meadow Street Bridge||1.65||Steady||10:00 AM SUN 01/08/21|
|Barrack Street Jetty||1.38||Falling||10:45 AM SUN 01/08/21|