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River Murray operations 19-26 October

Posted on 28 October 2016

Welcome to our report on river operations in the Murray for the river week ending 26 October.

You can find the full weekly report including more rainfall and inflow figures, pics, graphs and data under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

A cold front and associated trough delivered the bulk of this week’s rainfall in the Murray–Darling Basin. Falls were relatively widespread in the northern basin with the week’s highest...

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River Murray Operations 12-19 October

Posted on 21 October 2016

Welcome to our report on river operations in the Murray for the river week ending 19 October.

You can find the full weekly report including more rainfall and inflow figures, pics, graphs and data under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

Another cold front moved across the southern Murray–Darling Basin at the start of the week, bringing light falls of rain. There was further moderate rain after the weekend, due to a...

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River Murray Operations 5-12 October

Posted on 14 October 2016

Welcome to our report on river operations in the Murray for the river week ending 12 October.

You can find the full weekly report including more rainfall and inflow figures, pics, graphs and data under the River Murray system section of our website.

Rainfall and inflows

At the start of the week, a cold front embedded in a cold westerly airstream tracked across southeast Australia. The system produced moderate falls in northeastern Victoria and parts of...

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How communities react to change in the northern basin

Posted on 13 October 2016

For several months now, we’ve been sharing results with communities on our social and economic research in the northern basin. This has led to a lot of figures quoted out of context about the impacts of water recovery on jobs.

The report Northern Basin Review - technical overview of the social and economic analysis, released this week, focuses on 21 communities in the northern basin and discusses how water recovery affects individual communities in different ways.

We...

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River Murray system in September 2016

Posted on 07 October 2016

This week's report on the River Murray looks back at conditions in September 2016 as well as reporting on rainfall, inflows, total storage, and river operations over the last river week from 28 September to 5 October. 

Below you'll find our summary of September. If you're interested in what's happened over the last week, checkout the full report.

September conditions and rainfall

September 2016 was the Murray-Darling Basin’s wettest September on record....

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