Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - North Esk River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning For The North Esk River
Issued at 11:30 AM EST on Monday 06 April 2020
by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Watch Number: 2

Minor flooding is no longer expected in the North Esk River catchment.
For the 24 hours to 9am Monday, rainfall totals of 2-13 mm have been recorded across the North Esk catchment.
No further significant rainfall is expected for the remainder of Monday.
Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard over the next couple of days.

Upper North Esk River:
No further flooding is expected in the Upper North Esk River.
Lower North Esk River around Corra Linn:
No further flooding is expected in the Lower North Esk River around Corra Linn.
The North Esk River at Corra Linn peaked at approximately 2.80 metres around 4:00 PM Sunday 05 April and is currently below the minor flood level falling.
The North Esk River at Corra Linn is expected to remain below the minor flood level (2.70 m) during Monday.

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:
St Patricks River at Nunamara Offtake,0.98,Steady,10:57 AM MON 06/04/20
North Esk River at Ballroom,1.23,Steady,10:00 AM MON 06/04/20
North Esk River at Corra Linn,2.53,Rising,11:18 AM MON 06/04/20

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. 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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