Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for the Jordan River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Minor Flood Warning For The Jordan River
Issued at 12:53 PM EST on Saturday 12 June 2021
Flood Watch Number: 2

MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP AROUND MAURICETON SATURDAY NIGHT
Minor flooding may develop in the Jordan River catchment around Mauriceton during Saturday night.
In the 24 hours to 9 am Saturday, the Jordan catchment has received widespread rainfall totals of 5-10 mm with 20-30 mm in elevated areas (Tea Tree Hill 18 mm, Mt Seymour 27 mm). A further 5-10 mm is forecast for the remainder of Saturday, with higher totals possible in elevated areas.

Jordan River:
Minor flooding may occur along the Jordan River.

The Jordan River at Mauriceton is currently at 0.25 metres and steady.
The Jordan River at Mauriceton may peak around the minor flood level (0.90 m) Saturday night.

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:
The next warning will be issued by 01:00 pm EST on Sunday 13 June 2021.

Latest River Heights:
Jordan River at Mauriceton,0.25,Steady,10:00 AM SAT 12/06/21

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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