Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - Huon River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning for the Huon River

Issued at 9:53 am EST on Monday 9 July 2018
By Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart

Flood Warning Number: 4

Minor flooding has eased in the upper Huon River around Harrisons Opening. No
further flooding is expected in the Huon River catchment.

In the 24 hours to 9 am Monday a further 5-20 mm of rainfall was observed in
the Huon River catchment. Light showers and snow melt may add to runoff during
Monday.

Strong and dangerous flows will remain a hazard over the next couple of days.

Huon River above Tahune:
No further flooding is expected in the Huon River above Tahune.

Picton River:
No further flooding is expected in the Picton River.

Huon River - Tahune to Judbury:
No further flooding is expected in the Huon River - Tahune to Judbury.

The Huon River at Tahune Bridge is currently at 1.88 metres and falling.

The Huon River at Judbury is currently at 2.10 metres and steady.

Huon River around Huonville:
No further flooding is expected in the Huon River around Huonville.

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:
Huon River at Harrisons Opening, 2.63, Steady, 09:31 AM MON 09/07/18
Huon River at Tahune Bridge, 1.88, Falling, 09:43 AM MON 09/07/18
Huon River at Judbury, 2.10, Steady, 08:00 AM MON 09/07/18
Huon River at Huonville, 1.65, Steady, 09:50 AM MON 09/07/18

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 216. 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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