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Weather Warnings - Flood Watch

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Note: This Flood Watch is a "heads up" for possible future flooding and is NOT
a Flood Warning.

Issued at 3:59 pm EDT on Tuesday 28 October 2014
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart

The Flood Watch for the Huon River is now cancelled

River levels in the upper Huon River basin have now peaked and are falling, In
the lower catchment river levels are expected to peak late Tuesday below their
minor flood levels.

Rainfall over the Huon catchment has now eased with further totals up to 5mm
possible, falling as showers, overnight to 9am Wednesday.

Strong and dangerous flows will still be a hazard in rivers and streams over
the next few days.

FloodSafe advice is available at
Road closure information is available at

For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500.
For life threatening situations, call 000 immediately.

Weather Forecast:
Showers easing.

Next Issue:
No further watches will be issued for this event.

For the latest rainfall and river level information see

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