Weather Warnings - Flood Warning for TAS

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania
Note: This Flood Watch is a "heads up" for possible future flooding and is NOT
a Flood Warning.

Final Flood Watch for North West, North and North East catchments

Issued at 10:05 am EST on Thursday 13 June 2019
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

Flood Watch Number: 3

Minor flood warnings are current for the North Esk and upper South Esk rivers.

Rainfall has eased in the northern river catchments.

In the 24 hours to 9 am Thursday widespread rainfall totals of 20-45 mm in the
North West and 15-35 mm in the North East were recorded.

Further rainfall totals of 5-10 mm is forecast in the North East for the
remainder of Thursday, with showers in the North West.

River rises are occurring at some locations and will continue during Thursday.

Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments: Macquarie, Meander,
Mersey.

Flood warnings have been issued for the following catchments: North Esk, South
Esk

Note: This Flood Watch is a "heads up" for possible future flooding and is NOT
a Flood Warning. The Bureau of Meteorology does not provide a flood warning
service for all of the catchments covered by this flood watch. For more
information on the Flood Watch Service:
http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml

For the latest warnings see www.bom.gov.au/tas/warnings
For the latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/tas/flood

For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/tas/forecasts

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 Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.
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