Warm Dry Start to September

Monday, September 08, 2014

Rainfall recorded at South Gippsland Water’s storages from the 30th August 2014 to 5th September 2014 was 9mm at Lance Creek, 10mm at Ruby Creek, 7mm at Coalition Creek, 6mm at Deep Creek, 7mm at Little Bass and 9mm at Battery Creek.

Ravi Raveendran, Manager Operations, South Gippsland Water said today, “September has seen a warm, dry start to spring, with most storages remaining at full capacity”.

Reservoir Major towns supplied Capacity level % Comments
Lance Creek Wonthaggi, Inverloch and Cape Paterson 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Ruby Creek Leongatha & surrounds 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Coalition Creek Korumburra and surrounds 94 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Foster Dam – Deep Creek Foster area 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Little Bass Poowong, Nyora & Loch 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures
Battery Creek Fish Creek 100 Permanent Water Saving Measures

 

River Systems Major Town Supplied Current Status
Tarwin Meeniyan, Dumbalk Permanent Water Saving Measures
Agnes Welshpool, Port Welshpool, Toora, Port Franklin Permanent Water Saving Measures
Tarra Yarram, Alberton, Port Albert Permanent Water Saving Measures
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