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River Murray operations 14-21 June 2017

23 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 21 June 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

Very little rainfall was recorded...

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River Murray operations 7-14 June 2017

16 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 14 June 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

At the start of the week a low...

A nest made out of leaves with 11 black colouored eggs in the middle.

River Murray operations 31 May - 7 June 2017

09 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 7 June 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

A strong high pressure cell moved...

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River Murray operations 24-31 May 2017

02 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 31 May 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

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River Murray operations 17-24 May 2017

26 May 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 24 May 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

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An autumn day at Lake Mulwala.

River Murray operations 10-17 May 2017

19 May 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 17 May 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

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River Murray operations 14-21 June 2017

Posted on 23 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 21 June 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

Very little rainfall was recorded across the Murray-Darling Basin this week as high pressure systems persisted over southeast Australia.

Dry conditions meant stream flows along upper Murray tributaries remained low this week. The flow in the Mitta Mitta River at Hinnomunjie bridge...

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River Murray operations 7-14 June 2017

Posted on 16 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 14 June 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

At the start of the week a low pressure system developed off the coast of New South Wales and moved slowly northeast.  A coastal trough, associated with this low pressure system, lingered along the central and north coast in New South Wales for most of the week and brought moderate rainfall...

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River Murray operations 31 May - 7 June 2017

Posted on 09 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 7 June 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

A strong high pressure cell moved slowly eastward during the week resulting in mostly dry conditions across the Basin. At the end of the week, a series of cold fronts and troughs tracked across the southeast producing rain in Victoria and south eastern South Australia and New South Wales,...

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River Murray operations 24-31 May 2017

Posted on 02 June 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 31 May 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

Most of the rain recorded this week fell along the southern ranges and in northeast New South Wales. The highest totals were recorded in the Southern Alps including 93 mm at Mount Buller AWS and 55 mm at Mount Buffalo. In South Australia, 26 mm was recorded...

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River Murray operations 17-24 May 2017

Posted on 26 May 2017

Welcome to our summary report on River Murray operations for the week ending 24 May 2017.

You can find the full weekly report under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

For the week ending 24 May 2017 moderate to heavy rainfall was recorded across the Basin. The majority of the Basin received rainfall between 15-50 mm, with totals in excess of 50 mm recorded in small pockets across Victoria, NSW and the ACT. A total of 93...

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