Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - North Esk River
FINAL FLOOD WARNING
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE NORTH ESK RIVER BASIN
Issued at 3:55 pm EST on Wednesday 6 May 2015
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart
Flood Warning Number: 3
The minor flood warning for the North Esk catchment is now finalised.
The North Esk River at Corra Linn peaked near the minor flood level during
Wednesday morning and is now easing slowly.
Since 9am Wednesday no significant rainfall has been recorded. No significant
rainfall is expected for the remainder of Wednesday into Thursday.
Strong and dangerous flows will remain a hazard over the next few days
throughout the North Esk catchment.
Predicted River Heights/Flows:
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.
Chance of showers Wednesday afternoon.
No further flood warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
ST. PATRICKS RIVER AT NUNAMARA OFFTAKE 1.02m falling 03:37 PM WED 06/05/15
North Esk River at Ballroom 1.43m steady 12:00 PM WED 06/05/15
North Esk River at Corra Linn 2.29m falling 03:47 PM WED 06/05/15
For the latest rainfall and river level information see
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