Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Meander River
Final Flood Warning for the Meander River
Issued at 3:41 pm EDT on Monday 10 October 2016
by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Warning Number: 3
River levels at Meander and Deloraine peaked below Minor flood levels during
Monday and are now easing. River levels throughout the Meander River are now
below the Minor flood level and falling.
Up to 6mm of rainfall has been observed in the Meander catchment since 9AM
Monday. No further significant rainfall is expected in the catchment over the
next few days.
Strong and dangerous flows may remain a hazard throughout the Meander catchment
over the next few days.
Meander River above Deloraine:
No further flooding is expected in the Meander River above Deloraine.
The Meander River at Meander is currently at 1.15 metres and steady.
Meander River - Deloraine to Strathbridge:
No further flooding is expected in the Meander River - Deloraine to
The Meander River at Deloraine Railway Bridge is currently at 1.13 metres and
Meander River below Strathbridge:
No further flooding is expected in the Meander River below Strathbridge.
The Meander River at Westwood Bridge is currently at 2.68 metres and steady.
Flood Safety Advice:
FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.tas.gov.au
Road closure information is available at www.police.tas.gov.au
For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500.
For life threatening situations, call 000 immediately.
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
Meander River at Meander, 1.15, Rising, 03:34 PM MON 10/10/16
Meander River at Deloraine Railway Bridge, 1.13, Steady, 03:00 PM MON 10/10/16
Meander River at Westwood Bridge, 2.68, Steady, 03:29 PM MON 10/10/16
Liffey River at Upstream West Channel, 0.96, Steady, 03:00 PM MON 10/10/16
Liffey River at Carrick, 0.73, Steady, 03:00 PM MON 10/10/16
This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 216. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/tas/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/tas/forecasts.
Australia's 2016/17 Tropical Cyclone season officially begins on Tuesday next week.