This Minor Flood Warning
is being issued
for the Ovens River at Wangaratta
MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING ALONG OVENS RIVER AROUND WANGARATTA
Minor flooding is continuing along the Ovens River around Wangaratta. The King River at Docker Road
Bridge fell below the minor flood level early Thursday morning and is expected to remain around the minor
flood level during Thursday and into Friday.
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Thursday, no significant rainfall was recorded in the Ovens and King River
catchments (isolated 10 mm at Mount Buffalo Chalet, less than 1 mm elsewhere). No significant rainfall is
forecast for the remainder of Thursday.
River levels are expected to remain elevated into the weekend.
Ovens River downstream of Rocky Point:
Minor flooding is occurring along the Ovens River downstream of Rocky Point.
The Ovens River at Wangaratta is currently at 12.01 metres and steady, with minor flooding. The Ovens
River at Wangaratta is expected to remain above the minor flood level (11.90 m) during Thursday.
Stay informed - monitor your
local conditions and remain alert.