Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for the Jordan River
Final Flood Warning for the Jordan River
Issued at 9:59 am EDT on Tuesday 15 November 2016
Flood Warning Number: 2
Minor flooding has eased in the Jordan River catchment. River levels throughout
the catchment will continue to ease slowly during Tuesday.
Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard throughout the Jordan river
catchment over the next few days.
No further flooding is expected in the Jordan River.
The Jordan River at Mauriceton is currently at 0.90 metres and falling.
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:
Jordan River at Mauriceton, 0.90, Falling, 09:00 AM TUE 15/11/16
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.
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