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

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
Road closure information is available at}
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 The latest weather forecast is available at
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