Storm is a Senior Engineer-Hydrologist in the Dam Safety Operations Team at Seqwater. Storm has over 10 years of experience in flood operations at Seqwater, including over 300 hours of real-time operations in the Flood Operations Centre throughout 2022. Storm is also heavily involved in the preparation and delivery of training of Flood Operations staff and Gated Dam Operators at Seqwater.
Presentation Title: A weekend in February 2022 – from inside the Seqwater Flood Operations Centre
Abstract: Extreme rainfall events impacted much of the east coast of Australia during February – March 2022. This presentation provides some insight into key events during the peak 48 hours for Seqwater, and how processes and procedures refined during regular training helped keep (mostly) everyone calm.