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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - South Esk

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

FINAL WARNING

FINAL MINOR FLOOD WARNING FOR THE LOWER SOUTH ESK RIVER
Issued at 10:03 am EST on Monday 4 August 2014
by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

Flood Warning Number: 27

A Minor Flood Warning for the Lower South Esk River is now finalised.

Minor flooding has eased along the South Esk river basin with levels to
continue easing over the next few days.

Above Fingal
River levels are below the Minor flood level at Mathinna and continue to ease.

River levels in the Break O'Day River will remain below the Minor Flood Level.

St Pauls River
River levels in the St Pauls catchment will remain below the Minor Flood Level.

Fingal to Llewellyn
River levels from Fingal to Llewellyn continue to ease with levels now below
Minor Flood Level.

Nile River
River levels in the Nile River are below the Minor flood level and continue to
ease.

Llewellyn to Perth
River levels from Llewellyn to Perth will continue to ease with levels now
below Minor Flood Levels.

Perth to Trevallyn Dam
River levels from Perth to Trevallyn Dam will continue to ease with levels now
below Minor Flood Levels.

Trevallyn Dam continues to spill with levels now below the Minor Flood Level
and easing.

High flows to continue in Cataract Gorge below the dam over the next few days.

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:
Break O'Day River at Killymoon NA
SOUTH ESK RV AT UPPER ESK ROAD BRIDGE 0.98m steady 08:00 AM MON 04/08/14
SOUTH ESK RIVER AT MATHINNA 0.88m steady 09:46 AM MON 04/08/14
South Esk River at Fingal 3.47m falling 09:27 AM MON 04/08/14
St. Pauls River at Lewis Hill NA
St. Pauls River above Avoca NA
South Esk River at Llewellyn 2.82m steady 08:00 AM MON 04/08/14
South Esk River at Perth 3.85m steady 09:36 AM MON 04/08/14
South Esk River at Longford 2.08m steady 09:44 AM MON 04/08/14
South Esk River at Trevallyn Dam 126.69m steady 09:25 AM MON 04/08/14

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

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