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Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for the Jordan River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning for the Jordan River

Issued at 9:28 am EDT on Friday 7 October 2016
Flood Warning Number: 21

River levels remained near but below the minor flood level (0.9 metres) at
Mauriceton Thursday and river levels are expected to continue easing throughout
Friday and Saturday.

No significant rainfall has been reported about the catchment in the 24 hours
to 9 AM Friday. The next significant rainfall is expected Sunday.

Strong and dangerous flows will be a hazard throughout the Jordan river
catchment over the next few days.

Jordan River:
No further flooding is expected in the Jordan River.

The Jordan River at Mauriceton is currently at 0.84 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.

Next issue:
This is a final warning, no further warnings will be issued for this event.

Latest River Heights:
Jordan River at Mauriceton, 0.84, Falling, 08:00 AM FRI 07/10/16

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.
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