Source: Bureau of Meteorology

Issued at 12:41 pm CDT on Friday 28 January 2022 Flood Watch Number: 1

SHOWERS AND RAIN MAY INCREASE FLOODING IMPACTS

Showers and thunderstorms are possible across the Pastoral and Flinders districts from Sunday through to Tuesday.

SA catchments, including those of the North West Pastoral District, have received significant rainfall this month and flooding impacts are being experienced across large parts of the State.

Widespread three day rainfall totals to Tuesday of 20-40 mm are expected.
Isolated higher totals are possible with thunderstorms.

Increased water ponding and overland flow together with rises in local streams and creeks can be expected. Transport routes may be further impacted affecting community access and travel.

Catchments which may be affected include:

Lake Gairdner

Finke River and Stephenson Creek

Eastern Great Victoria Desert

North West Lake Torrens

Warburton District Rivers


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