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Weather Warnings - Flood Watch

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

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

FINAL FLOOD WATCH FOR ALL WESTERN AND SOUTHERN RIVER BASINS
Issued at 9:52 am EST on Sunday 10 May 2015

By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

The flood watch for all western and southern river basins of Tasmania is
finalised.

A cold front crossed Tasmania overnight bringing rain to most parts of the
state. Rainfall totals of 30 - 60mm were reported about the west and south in
the 24 hours to 9AM Sunday. No significant rainfall is forecast for the
remainder of Sunday or during Monday.

Observed rainfall and snow melt will maintain river levels and strong flows in
the western and southern rivers during Sunday. Minor flooding is not expected
to develop in the Huon River.

Note: This Flood Watch is a "heads up" for possible future flooding and is NOT
a Flood Warning. The Bureau of Meteorology does not provide a flood warning
service for all of the catchments covered by this flood watch.

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.

Weather Forecast:
Showers, falling as snow above 700 metres. Possible late storm.

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

For the latest rainfall and river level information see
www.bom.gov.au/tas/flood

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