River flows to drop this week

September 11, 2023 9:11 am in by
Photo of Murray River, upstream of Headings Cliffs, South Australia on Wikimedia by Kaarenmax19

River Murray flows to SA appear to have now peaked and are forecast to drop further this week.

Airspace releases at major storages upstream recently saw flows hit a daily peak at the border of 53GL/day September 4th.

Flows are currently near on 49GL/day with the forecast this number will drop to 31GL/day by the end of this week.  

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This is depending on river operations – including Lake Victoria water releases.