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This Minor Flood Warning is being issued for Snowy River at McKillops Bridge.

River rises have been observed in the Snowy River catchment. Minor flooding may develop at McKillops Bridge from overnight Saturday.

In the 24 hours to 2:00pm Saturday, rainfall totals of less then 5 mm have been recorded across the Snowy River catchment. Further rainfall totals of 5-10 mm are forecast for the remainder of Saturday.

Snowy River to McKillops Bridge:

Minor flooding may occur along the Snowy River to McKillops Bridge.

The Snowy River at McKillops Bridge is currently at 2.07 metres and steady, below the minor flood level. The Snowy River at McKillops Bridge may reach the minor flood level (2.50 m) overnight Saturday into Sunday.

Stay informed - monitor your local conditions and remain alert.
What you should do: 

  • Farmers should consider moving livestock and machinery to higher ground.
  • Be prepared to act if your situation changes.
  • You should stay informed by listening to emergency broadcasters and monitoring warnings.
  • Floodwater is dangerous - never drive, walk or ride through floodwater.
  • Floodwater is toxic - never play or swim in floodwater.
Impacts in your area: 

  • High river levels and potential flooding in areas close to rivers and streams.
  • Caravan parks and camping grounds may be flooded.
  • Local roads may be closed and low bridges may be underwater.
  • Boating in floodwaters is dangerous due to debris, submerged trees and other hidden dangers. 
This message was issued by State Emergency Service.

The next update is expected by 07/08/2022 02:00 pm or as the situation changes.

Use multiple sources to stay informed:

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.