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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Meander River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

FINAL WARNING

FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE LOWER MEANDER RIVER BASIN
Issued at 10:07 am EST on Monday 4 August 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

Flood Warning Number: 14

A Minor Flood Warning for the lower Meander River is now finalised.

River levels at Strathbridge and Westwood bridge have now fallen below their
Minor Flood Levels and continue to ease.

River levels in the upper and middle reaches are below the Minor Flood Level
and continue to ease.

Above Deloraine
River levels are below the Minor Flood Level and easing in the upper reaches of
the Meander River about Meander.

Deloraine to Strathbridge
River levels are below the Minor Flood Level and easing in the upper reaches of
the Meander River about Deloraine.

Below Strathbridge
River levels at Strathbridge and Westwood bridge have now fallen below their
Minor Flood Levels and continue to ease.

Predicted River Heights/Flows:
Nil

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.

Weather Forecast:
Cloudy. Isolated showers.

Next Issue:
No further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Meander River at Meander NA
MEANDER RIVER AT DELORAINE RAILWAY BRIDGE 1m steady 08:05 AM MON 04/08/14
Meander River at Strathbridge NA
Meander River at Westwood Bridge 3.65m falling 09:51 AM MON 04/08/14
LIFFEY RIVER UPSTREAM WEST CHANNEL NA
LIFFEY RIVER AT CARRICK NA

For the latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/tas/flood
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