Warnings

Flood: Lachlan River

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDN36626
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE LACHLAN RIVER AT COTTONS WEIR
Issued at 9:46 am EST on Sunday 30 August 2015
Flood Warning Number: 4

The Lachlan River at Cottons Weir has dropped below minor flood level.

River levels downstream of Cottons Weir should remain below minor flood level
at this stage.
However, further rain is forecast later in the week which could produce some
further river rises. The situation is being closely monitored and revised
predictions issued if necessary.

For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500.
For life threatening emergencies, call 000 immediately.

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/

Next Issue:
No further warnings will be issued for this event.

Note: river heights are more frequently updated on www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood

Latest River Heights:
Lachlan R at Cowra 2.57m rising 09:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Lachlan R at Nanami 3.47m falling 09:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Mandagery Ck at Toogong 0.53m steady 09:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Mandagery Ck at Eugowra Smithfield 1.4m steady 09:15 AM SUN 30/08/15
Lachlan R at Forbes Iron Bridge 6.85m steady 09:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Lachlan R at Cottons Weir 3m steady 09:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Lachlan R D/S Jemalong Weir 6.71m rising slowly 07:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Lachlan R at Condobolin 1.86m steady 09:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Lachlan R at Booligal Weir 0.7m steady 09:00 AM SUN 30/08/15

For latest rainfall and river level information see
www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/

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Strong Wind: Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDN20400
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Issued at 4:10 am EST on Monday 31 August 2015
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 1 September 2015.

Wind Warnings for Monday 31 August
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Batemans Coast and Eden Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Illawarra Coast

Wind Warnings for Tuesday 1 September
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Eden Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EST Monday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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No current warnings

Severe Thunderstorm: Cancelled Queensland area

Issued at: 30 Aug 2015, 8:51am (AEST)

IDQ20041
Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland Regional Office

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

CANCELLATION SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

Issued at 4:44 am Sunday, 30 August 2015.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in QUEENSLAND.

The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* Avoid driving, walking or riding through flood waters.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 219. The Bureau and Queensland Fire
and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

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No current warnings

Strong Wind: East of Flinders Island and Upper East Coast

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDT20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 5:00 am EST on Monday 31 August 2015
for the period until midnight EST Monday 31 August 2015.

Wind Warnings for Monday 31 August
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
East of Flinders Island

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EST Monday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Flood: Latrobe River

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDV36240
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Minor Flood Warning for the Latrobe River

Issued at 8:45 am EST on Sunday 30 August 2015

Since 9 AM Saturday, other than an isolated rainfall total of 25mm at Mt Baw
Baw, general rainfall totals of less than 5mm have been recorded in the Latrobe
River catchment. No significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of the
weekend.

Minor flooding continues in the lower Latrobe River.

Latrobe River downstream of Yallourn
The Latrobe River at Thoms Bridge peaked at around 5.3 metres (Moderate Flood
Level 5.0 metres) during Saturday morning. The river level at this location
fell below the Minor Flood Level (4.0 metres) this morning and continues to
fall. No further flooding is expected at this location.

Rosedale
The Latrobe River at Rosedale exceeded the Minor Flood Level (4.0 metres)
Saturday afternoon. A peak around the current level is expected during Sunday.
Areas of minor flooding will persist at this location for the remainder of the
weekend.

In the interests of community safety the SES suggests following precautions:
Don't walk, ride or drive through floodwater,
Don't allow children to play in floodwater,
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains, and
Keep well clear of fallen power lines

Current Emergency Information is available at http://www.ses.vic.gov.au
For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
Current Road and Traffic Information is available at the VicRoads website:
http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au/

The SES advises that rainfall run-off into waterways in recent fire affected
areas may contain debris such as soil, ash, trees and rocks. People in fire
affected areas should also be alert to the potential for landslide and debris
on roads.

PLEASE NOTE: Some flood class levels have changed. This is as a result of a
recent review to better represent the water levels at which minor, moderate and
major flood impacts occur. For the list of flood class levels and definitions
of minor, moderate and major flooding see
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/floodclass_south.shtml

Weather Forecast:

For the latest weather forecast see http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts

Next Issue:
The next Flood Warning will be issued by 10 AM Monday 31 August 2015.

Latest River Heights:
Latrobe R at Noojee NA
Latrobe R at Willow Grove 1.71m falling 07:45 AM SUN 30/08/15
Tanjil R. at Tanjil Junction 1.26m steady 07:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Tanjil R at Tanjil South 1.74m steady 07:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Moe R at Darnum 1.93m steady 07:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Moe Drain at Trafalgar East 2.28m steady 07:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Narracan Ck at Thorpdale 1.05m steady 06:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Narracan Ck at Moe 0.79m steady 07:46 AM SUN 30/08/15
Morwell R at Boolarra 0.82m falling 07:45 AM SUN 30/08/15
Latrobe R at Thoms Bridge 3.94m falling 07:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Traralgon Ck at Koornalla 1.1m steady 06:38 AM SUN 30/08/15
Traralgon Ck at Traralgon South 1.86m steady 07:52 AM SUN 30/08/15
Traralgon Ck. at Traralgon (Hwy) 1.52m steady 08:03 AM SUN 30/08/15
Latrobe R at Rosedale 4.14m rising 07:54 AM SUN 30/08/15

Flood Warnings, Flood Watches, River Height and Rainfall information are
available on the Bureau of Meteorology web site at
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/. Flood Warnings and Flood Watches for
Victorian Catchments are available on: Telephone Weather Service No. 1300
659217.

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Flood: Snowy River

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDV36120
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

This Flood Warning covers both the Victorian and New South Wales parts of the
Snowy River catchment.

Minor Flood Warning for the Snowy River

Issued at 9:37 am EST on Sunday 30 August 2015

In the 24 hours to 9 AM Sunday, rainfall totals of up to 8 mm have been
recorded in the Snowy River catchment. Rainfall totals of up to 10 mm have been
forecast for the remainder of Sunday.

Minor flooding is occurring throughout the Snowy River catchment.

Snowy River downstream of McKillops Bridge
The Snowy River at McKillops Bridge exceeded the Minor Flood Level (2.5 metres)
early Thursday and peaked around 3.3 metres Saturday afternoon. Stream levels
are falling, however minor flooding will continue at this location for the
remainder of Sunday.

The Snowy River at Basin Creek exceeded the Minor Flood Level (3.5 metres)
during Thursday evening and peaked around 4.1 metres Saturday evening. Minor
flooding will continue at this location for the remainder of Sunday.

The Snowy River at Jarrahmond is currently steady around the Minor Flood level
(4.1 metres). The river is expected to fall slowly, however with the forecast
rainfall small stream rises are possible during Sunday.

Buchan River
The Buchan River at Buchan peaked below the Minor Flood Level (2.5 metres)
overnight Friday into Saturday. No further flooding is expected at this
location.

Orbost
The Snowy River at Orbost exceeded the Minor Flood Level (4.2 metres) around
midnight Friday and peaked around 4.4 metres Saturday afternoon. The river is
slowly receding, however with the forecast rainfall small stream rises are
possible during Sunday. Minor flooding is expected to persist at this location
for the remainder of Sunday.

In the interests of community safety the SES suggests the following precautions:
Don't walk, ride or drive through floodwater,
Don't allow children to play in floodwater,
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains, and
Keep well clear of fallen power lines

Current Emergency Information is available at http://www.ses.vic.gov.au
For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
Current Road and Traffic Information is available at the VicRoads website:
http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au/

The SES advises that rainfall run-off into waterways in recent fire affected
areas may contain debris such as soil, ash, trees and rocks. People in fire
affected areas should also be alert to the potential for landslide and debris
on roads.

PLEASE NOTE: Some flood class levels have changed. This is as a result of a
recent review to better represent the water levels at which minor, moderate and
major flood impacts occur. For the list of flood class levels and definitions
of minor, moderate and major flooding see
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/floodclass_south.shtml

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts

Next Issue:
The next Flood Warning will be issued by 10:30 AM Monday 31 August 2015.

Latest River Heights:
Snowy R at Dalgety Weir 1.17m steady 08:10 AM SUN 30/08/15
Bombala River at Bombala 1.63m steady 08:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Little Plains R at Wellesley 1.03m steady 08:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Delegate R. at Quidong 1m steady 08:00 AM SUN 30/08/15
Snowy R at Burnt Hut Crossing 2.16m steady 08:10 AM SUN 30/08/15
Suggan Buggan R at Suggan Buggan NA
Snowy R at McKillops Bridge 2.91m falling 08:49 AM SUN 30/08/15
Snowy R at Basin Ck 3.95m falling 08:53 AM SUN 30/08/15
Buchan R at Buchan 2.01m falling 05:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Snowy R. at Jarrahmond 4.07m steady 05:30 AM SUN 30/08/15
Snowy R at Orbost 4.37m steady 05:45 AM SUN 30/08/15

Flood Warnings, Flood Watches, River Height and Rainfall information are
available on the Bureau of Meteorology web site at
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/. Flood Warnings and Flood Watches for
Victorian Catchments are available on: Telephone Weather Service No. 1300
659217.

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Flood: Yarra River

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDV36310
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Final Flood Warning for the Yarra River at Coldstream and Yarra Glen

Issued at 9:58 am EST on Sunday 30 August 2015
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Victorian Regional Office on behalf of Melbourne
Water

The Yarra River catchment has received rainfall averaging approximately 5 mm in
the last 24 hours. Rainfall totals of less than 1 mm have been forecast for the
catchment today.

The level of the Yarra River at Coldstream peaked at 3.53 metres around 11AM
yesterday and is now receding.

The level of the Yarra River at Yarra Glen peaked at 3.7 metres around 3AM this
morning and is now steady around the peak.

Water levels in the Yarra River at other downstream locations are rising but
expected to peak below their minor flood levels.

The river heights at 30/08/2015 09:00 AEST were:

Sites in Upper Yarra Region
Upper Yarra River Reservoir: 0.67 metres, steady
Yarra River at Millgrove: 0.99 metres, steady
Yarra River at Coldstream: 3.22 metres, falling
Yarra River at Yarra Glen: 3.67 metres, steady
Yarra River Christmas Hills (d/s Yering Pumping Station): 1.09 metres, steady
Yarra River at Warrandyte: 1.18 metres, rising

Sites in Lower Yarra Region
Yarra River at Templestowe: 1.31 metres, rising
Yarra River at Heidelberg: 2.88 metres, rising
Yarra River at Fairfield: 1.07 metres, steady
Yarra River at Abbotsford: 0.64 metres, rising

Sites in Watts River and Little Yarra River Catchments
Watts River at Maroondah Reservoir: 16.37 metres, steady
Watts River at Healesville: 1.66 metres, rising

No further warnings will be issued for this event.

In the interests of community safety the SES suggests following precautions:
Don't walk, ride or drive through floodwater,
Don't allow children to play in floodwater,
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains, and
Keep well clear of fallen power lines

Current Emergency Information is available at http://www.ses.vic.gov.au For
emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500. Current Road and Traffic
Information is available at the VicRoads website:
http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au/

The SES advises that rainfall run-off into waterways in recent fire affected
areas may contain debris such as soil, ash, trees and rocks. People in fire
affected areas should also be alert to the potential for landslide and debris
on roads.

PLEASE NOTE: Some flood class levels have changed. This is as a result of a
recent review to better represent the water levels at which minor, moderate and
major flood impacts occur. For the list of flood class levels and definitions
of minor, moderate and major flooding see
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/floodclass_south.shtml

Weather Forecast:
For the latest weather forecast see http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts

Flood Warnings, Flood Watches, River Height and Rainfall information are
available on the Bureau of Meteorology web site at
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/. Flood Warnings and Flood Watches for
Victorian Catchments are available on: Telephone Weather Service No. 1300
659217. River height and additional rainfall data for Greater Melbourne
catchments is available from Melbourne Water at
http://www.melbournewater.com.au

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Flood: Westernport

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDV36330
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Final Flood Warning for the Bunyip River at Iona and Cora Lynn Ford
Issued at 10:30 am EST on Sunday 30 August 2015

by the Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria Regional Office on behalf of Melbourne
Water

The Bunyip River catchment has received rainfall averaging approximately 5 mm
in the last 24 hours. Rainfall totals of less than 1 mm have been forecast for
the catchment today.

The level of the Bunyip River at Iona is currently steady at 1.69 metres, below
the minor flood level of 2.1 metres.

The level of the Bunyip River at Cora Lynn is currently at 2.87 metres, below
the minor flood level of 3.1 metres, and falling.

The river heights at 30/08/2015 10:00 AEST were:

Sites in Bunyip River catchment:
Bunyip River at Headworks: 0.30 metres, steady
Bunyip River at Tonimbuk: 1.57 metres, steady
Bunyip River at Longwarry North: 1.57 metres, steady
Tarago Reservoir: 158.08 metres, steady
Tarago River at Neerim South: 1.26 metres, steady
Tarago River at Drouin West: 0.78 metres, steady
Bunyip River at Iona: 1.69 metres, steady
Bunyip River at Cora Lynn: 2.87 metres, falling
Yallock Outfall Drain at Cora Lynn: 0.83 metres, falling
Bunyip River at Koo Wee Rup: 2.22 metres, steady

Other sites in Western Port catchment:
Gumscrub Creek at Pakenham: 0.34 metres, steady
Toomuc Creek at Pakenham: 0.48 metres, steady
Deep Creek at Pakenham: 0.50 metres, steady
Kennedy Creek at Pakenham: 0.43 metres, steady
Cardinia Creek at Cardinia: 0.62 metres, steady

No further warnings will be issued for this event.

In the interests of community safety the SES suggests following precautions:
Don't walk, ride or drive through floodwater,
Don't allow children to play in floodwater,
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains, and
Keep well clear of fallen power lines

Current Emergency Information is available at http://www.ses.vic.gov.au
For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.
Current Road and Traffic Information is available at the VicRoads website:
http://traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au/

The SES advises that rainfall run-off into waterways in recent fire affected
areas may contain debris such as soil, ash, trees and rocks. People in fire
affected areas should also be alert to the potential for landslide and debris
on roads.

PLEASE NOTE: Some flood class levels have changed. This is as a result of a
recent review to better represent the water levels at which minor, moderate and
major flood impacts occur. For the list of flood class levels and definitions
of minor, moderate and major flooding see
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/floodclass_south.shtml

Weather Forecast:

For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts/

Flood Warnings, Flood Watches, River Height and Rainfall information are
available on the Bureau of Meteorology web site at
http://www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood/. Flood Warnings and Flood Watches for
Victorian Catchments are available on: Telephone Weather Service No. 1300
659217.

River height and additional rainfall data for Greater Melbourne catchments is
available from Melbourne Water at http://www.melbournewater.com.au

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Frost: Many Victorian districts

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDV23000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Frost Warning
for the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central and North East
forecast districts.

Issued at 3:41 pm EST on Sunday 30 August 2015.


Please be aware
Temperatures at ground level can be many degrees lower than those recorded by
standard weather stations, especially in calm conditions with very clear skies.


Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Monday morning in
parts of the Mallee, Wimmera, Northern Country, North Central and North East
forecast districts

No further warnings will be issued for this event.

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Strong Wind: East Gippsland Coast

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDV20600
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Victoria
Issued at 10:00 pm EST on Sunday 30 August 2015
for the period until midnight EST Monday 31 August 2015.

Wind Warnings for Sunday 30 August
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
East Gippsland Coast

Wind Warnings for Monday 31 August
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
East Gippsland Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:10 am EST Monday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Sheep Graziers: Grazing districts

Issued at: 31 Aug 2015, 5:35am (AEST)

IDW29000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Central Wheat Belt, Great Southern, South East Coastal, South Coastal
and South West forecast districts.

Issued at 3:30 am WST on Monday 31 August 2015.

Sheep Graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and southwesterly
winds are expected during Monday and Tuesday. Areas likely to be affected
include the Great Southern, South East Coastal and South Coastal forecast
districts and parts of the Central Wheat Belt and South West forecast
districts. There is a high risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these
conditions.

The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am WST Monday.

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