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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 9:33 am EDT on Friday 8 December 2017
Flood Warning Number: 2

Minor flooding is no longer expected in the Jordan River about Mauriceton
during Friday.

In the 24 hours to 9 am Friday rainfall totals of up to 15 mm were observed in
the catchment.

Jordan River:
Renewed river rises are no longer expected in the Jordan River.

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, 0.56, Steady, 09:15 AM FRI 08/12/17

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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