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 the East Coastal Rivers

Issued at 10:40 am EST on Sunday 8 September 2019
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

Flood Watch Number: 4

Stream levels have peaked and are now falling in most East Coastal Rivers. A
Minor flood warning is current for the South Esk River.

A cold front will cross Tasmania today, with winds to tend cooler southwesterly
later in the day. Winds will ease Monday afternoon.

In the 24 hours to 9 am Sunday, widespread rainfall totals of 10 to 25 mm were
recorded across East coastal catchments.

Additional rainfall totals of 5 mm, in east coastal catchments for the
remainder of Sunday into Monday.

Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:East Coastal Rivers

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:

For the latest warnings see
For the latest rainfall and river level information see

For the latest weather forecast see

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

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