Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Huon River
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
FINAL FLOOD WARNING FOR THE HUON RIVER
Issued at 10:01 am EST on Friday 1 August 2014
by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart
Flood Warning Number: 6
Rainfall has eased in the Huon River catchment, and river levels are falling
throughout the Huon River. No further significant rainfall is forecast today,
with snow falling about elevated areas.
Upper Huon River
River levels have fallen below minor flood level in the Upper Huon river
Minor flooding has eased in the Picton River.
Tahune to Judbury
River levels in the middle reaches of the Huon have now eased to below the
Minor Flood Level at Tahune Bridge and Judbury (4.0m).
River levels at Huonville fell below the Minor Flood Level (3.0m) around
midnight Thursday and are continuing to fall.
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.
No further warnings will be issued for this event.
Latest River Heights:
HUON RIVER AT HARRISONS OPENING 3.05m falling 09:52 AM FRI 01/08/14
Huon River at Judbury 2.67m steady 09:05 AM FRI 01/08/14
Huon River at Huonville 2.3m falling 09:03 AM FRI 01/08/14
For the latest rainfall and river level information see