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This Minor Flood Warning is being issued for Lerderderg River at OBriens Crossing.

The Werribee River catchment has received rainfall averaging about 34 mm since 09:00 AM Wednesday 09 June 2021. 

Rainfall totals of 5-10 mm have been forecast for the catchment Thursday 10 June 2021.Water levels of the Werribee and Lerderderg Rivers at various locations are rising in response to the rain.

Lerderderg River:

The level of the Lerderderg River at OBriens Crossing is currently at 1.81 metres and falling. It has peaked slightly above the Minor Flood Level (2.10 metres) this morning.
Stay informed - monitor your local conditions and remain alert.
What you should do: 
  • Be prepared to act if your situation changes.
  • You should stay informed by listening to emergency broadcasters and monitoring warnings.
Impacts in your area: 
  • Minor flooding in the Werribee River catchment is affecting low-lying areas adjacent to the waterway.
This message was issued by State Emergency Service.

The next update is expected by 11/06/2021 03:30 pm or as the situation changes.

Flood information:
Emergency contacts: 
Stay informed:
  • Go to www.emergency.vic.gov.au.
  • Tune in to ABC Local Radio, commercial and designated community radio stations, or Sky News TV. 
  • Phone the VicEmergency Hotline to talk to someone about this warning on 1800 226 226 (freecall).
  • People who are deaf, hard of hearing, or who have a speech/communication impairment can contact VicEmergency Hotline via the National Relay Service on 1800 555 677. 
  • For help with English, phone the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 (freecall) and ask them to telephone VicEmergency Hotline. If you know someone who cannot speak English, provide them with this number.
  • Download the VicEmergency app or follow VicEmergency on Twitter (#vicfloods) or Facebook.