Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for the Jordan River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning For The Jordan River
Issued at 09:53 AM EST on Tuesday 25 August 2020
Flood Watch Number: 3

FLOODING HAS EASED IN THE JORDAN RIVER AROUND MAURICETON
Though flooding has eased, river levels in the Jordan River remain high.
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Monday, no significant rain was recorded in the catchment.
No significant rainfall is forecast for the next two days.
Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard over the next few days.

Jordan River:
No further flooding is expected along the Jordan River. River levels will remain elevated for the coming days.

The Jordan River at Mauriceton peaked at 0.99 metres around 04:00 pm Monday 24 August and is currently at 0.85 metres and steady.
The Jordan River at Mauriceton will remain below the minor flood level (0.90 m) during Tuesday.

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:
Jordan River at Mauriceton,0.85,Steady,08:00 AM TUE 25/08/20

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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