Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Coal

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning For The Coal River
Issued at 09:57 AM EST on Tuesday 25 August 2020
Flood Watch Number: 4

FLOODING HAS EASED IN THE COAL RIVER
Though flooding has eased, river levels in the Coal River remain high.
No further significant rainfall is forecast for coming days.
Strong and dangerous flows will be a hazard over the next few days.

Coal River:
Craigbourne Dam is full and spilling to the upper Coal River.

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:
Coal River below Craigbourne Dam,0.71,Steady,08:00 AM TUE 25/08/20
White Kangaroo Rivulet at Coal River Junction,0.55,Steady,08:00 AM TUE 25/08/20
Coal River at Richmond,0.72,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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