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 Eastern Half Of Tasmania
Issued at 12:41 PM EST on Saturday 19 June 2021
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Watch Number: 4
Risk of flooding in the flood watch area has now eased. Flood warnings remain current in a number of catchments.

Catchments are wet from recent rainfall and river levels remain elevated at some locations.
In the 24 hours to 9am Saturday, rainfall totals of less than 15 mm were recorded along eastern Tasmania.
No further significant rainfall is forecast in the flood watch areas for the coming days.
High river levels and strong and dangerous flows will be a hazard over the coming days.

Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:
East Coastal Rivers (north of Bicheno)
Ringarooma River
Channel Coastal Rivers (South East Cape to Gordon)
East Coastal Rivers (south of Bicheno)
South East
Meander River

Meander River:
Cancellation

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:
For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500.
For life threatening situations, call 000 immediately.
FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.tas.gov.au
Road closure information is available at www.police.tas.gov.au}

Next issue:
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.

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