Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - South Esk

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning For The South Esk River
Issued at 10:53 AM EST on Friday 13 August 2021
by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Watch Number: 4

NO FURTHER FLOODING EXPECTED AROUND FINGAL
River levels along the South Esk River at Fingal have fallen since Thursday afternoon.
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Friday, no rainfall was recorded in the South Esk River catchment. No significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of Friday.
Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard over the next few days.

Break O'Day River:
No further flooding is expected in the Break O'Day River.
South Esk River above Fingal:
No further flooding is expected in the South Esk River above Fingal.
South Esk River - Fingal to Llewellyn:
No further flooding is expected in the South Esk River - Fingal to Llewellyn.
The South Esk River at Fingal peaked at 3.99 metres around 05:00 pm Thursday 12 August and is currently at 3.40 metres and falling.
The South Esk River at Fingal will remain below the minor flood level (4.00 m) during Friday.

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:
Break O'Day River at Killymoon,0.45,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 13/08/21
South Esk River at Upper Esk Road Bridge,0.98,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 13/08/21
South Esk River at Fingal,3.40,Falling,09:48 AM FRI 13/08/21
St Pauls River above Avoca,0.71,Steady,08:00 AM FRI 13/08/21
South Esk River at Llewellyn,2.23,Steady,09:45 AM FRI 13/08/21
South Esk River at Perth,2.71,Steady,09:00 AM FRI 13/08/21
South Esk River at Longford,1.55,Steady,05:37 AM FRI 13/08/21
South Esk River at Trevallyn Pond,127.44,Steady,09:30 AM FRI 13/08/21

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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