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This Flood Watch is being issued for Kiewa River.

Flood Watch for parts of Gippsland, South West and North East Victoria.

Localized and isolated areas of minor flooding are possible from overnight Friday into Saturday in catchments of the flood watch area.   

A low pressure trough lies over western and central Victoria on Friday,  moving into eastern Victoria on Saturday.   

Catchment conditions in the flood watch area range from moderately dry in south western Victoria to moderately wet through the rest of the flood watch area.   

Widespread rainfall totals of  5-25 mm are forecast for the remainder of Friday, with isolated falls of 50-70 mm possible with thunderstorms. Very localized falls of up to 100 mm are also possible with storms. Widespread rainfall totals of less than 15 mm are forecast for Saturday, with isolated falls of 50-60 mm possible with thunderstorms.   

Isolated minor flooding and localized flooding due to heavy rain associated with storms are possible from overnight Friday into Saturday in catchments of the flood watch area.
Stay informed - monitor your local conditions and remain alert.
What you should do:
  • Decide what you and your family will do if flooding impacts you. For information on how to prepare go to www.ses.vic.gov.au/get-ready/floodsafe.
  • You should stay informed by listening to emergency broadcasters and monitoring warnings.
Impacts in your area: 
  • Areas around rivers and streams may be flooded.
This message was issued by State Emergency Service.

The next update is expected by 15/01/2022 01:00 pm or as the situation changes.

Use multiple sources to stay informed:

Accessibility:
The following services can help you, or someone you know, access information during an emergency.
  • To access this information in other languages call the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 (freecall) and ask them to call VicEmergency Hotline.
  • If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech/communication impairment contact National Relay Service on 1800 555 677 and ask them to call the VicEmergency Hotline.