Weather Warnings - Flood Warning - South Esk

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning For The South Esk River
Issued at 11:31 AM EST on Monday 22 July 2024
by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Warning Number: 3

MINOR FLOODING HAS EASED AT LEWIS HILL
Minor flooding has now eased along the St Pauls River at Lewis Hill.
Rainfall totals of up to 10 mm have been recorded across the South Esk River catchment in the 24 hours to 9:00 am Monday. Further showers are forecast across the catchment later in the week, but at this stage renewed flooding is unlikely. The Bureau will continue to monitor and flood warnings will be issued as required.

St Pauls River:
No further flooding is expected in the St Pauls River.
The St Pauls River at Lewis Hill is currently at 1.63 metres and steady, below the minor flood level (1.70 m).
The St Pauls River at Lewis Hill is likely to remain below the minor flood level (1.70 m) during Monday.

Flood Safety Advice:
SES Flood Warnings can be found at www.TasALERT.com
Flood and storm safety 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:
Break O'Day River at Killymoon,0.70,Steady,10:15 AM MON 22/07/24
South Esk River at Upper Esk Road Bridge,1.23,Steady,08:45 AM MON 22/07/24
South Esk River at Mathinna,1.10,Rising,10:59 AM MON 22/07/24
South Esk River at Fingal,3.20,Steady,10:24 AM MON 22/07/24
St Pauls River at Lewis Hill,1.63,Steady,09:25 AM MON 22/07/24
St Pauls River above Avoca,1.45,Steady,10:00 AM MON 22/07/24
South Esk River at Llewellyn,2.74,Steady,11:15 AM MON 22/07/24
South Esk River at Perth,2.83,Falling,10:52 AM MON 22/07/24
South Esk River at Longford,1.23,Steady,11:07 AM MON 22/07/24
South Esk River at Trevallyn Pond,126.73,Steady,11:15 AM MON 22/07/24

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. 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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