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Flood Warning - Latrobe River

14 November 2019 10:18 EDT

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Victoria

Final Flood Warning For The Latrobe River
Issued at 10:18 AM EDT on Thursday 14 November 2019
Flood Watch Number: 4

Flooding has eased along the Latrobe River.

Latrobe River downstream of Traralgon:
No further flooding is expected in the Latrobe River downstream of Traralgon.
The Latrobe River at Rosedale (Main Stream) is currently at 3.92 metres and falling.
The Latrobe River at Rosedale (Main Stream) peaked at 3.98 metres (Minor Flood Level 4.0m) around 5:00pm Wednesday 13 November and is currently at 3.92 metres and slowly falling.

Flood Safety Advice:
SES advises that all community members should:
Never walk, ride or drive through floodwater,
Never allow children to play in floodwater,
Stay away from waterways and stormwater drains during and after heavy rain,
Keep well clear of fallen power lines
Be aware that in fire affected areas, rainfall run-off into waterways may contain debris such as ash, soil, trees and rocks, and heavy rainfall increases the potential for landslides and debris across roads.}
Contact Information
Current Emergency Information is available at http://emergency.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/

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Latrobe River at Noojee,0.94,Steady,09:07 AM THU 14/11/19
Latrobe River at Willow Grove,1.38,Steady,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19
Tanjil River at Tanjil Junction,0.87,Steady,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19
Tanjil River at Tanjil South,1.12,Falling,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19
Moe River at Darnum,1.64,Steady,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19
Moe Drain at Trafalgar East,1.67,Steady,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19
Narracan Creek at Thorpdale,0.86,Steady,06:35 AM THU 14/11/19
Narracan Creek at Moe,0.91,Steady,08:50 AM THU 14/11/19
Morwell River at Boolarra,0.96,Steady,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19
Latrobe River at Thoms Bridge,2.32,Steady,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19
Latrobe River at Rosedale (Main Stream),3.92,Falling,09:39 AM THU 14/11/19
Latrobe River at Kilmany,4.97,Steady,10:00 AM THU 14/11/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/vic/flood. The latest weather forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/vic/forecasts.