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Flood Warning - Meander River

16 July 2019 09:42 EST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania

Final Flood Warning for the Meander River

Issued at 9:42 am EST on Tuesday 16 July 2019
by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

Flood Warning Number: 2

Flooding is no longer expected along the Meander River during Tuesday.

No significant rainfall is forecast for the upper Meander catchment during
Tuesday and snow is expected to melt gradually.

Meander River above Deloraine:
Flooding is no longer expected in the Meander River above Deloraine.

The Meander River at Meander is currently at 0.97 metres and steady. The
Meander River at Meander is expected to remain below the minor flood level
(2.00 m) during Tuesday.

Meander River - Deloraine to Strathbridge:
Flooding is no longer expected in the Meander River - Deloraine to Strathbridge.

The Meander River at Deloraine Railway Bridge is currently at 1.00 metres and
steady. The Meander River at Deloraine Railway Bridge will remain below the
minor flood level (2.00 m) during Tuesday.

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:
Meander River at Meander, 0.98, Steady, 09:17 AM TUE 16/07/19
Meander River at Deloraine Railway Bridge, 1.01, Steady, 09:00 AM TUE 16/07/19
Meander River at Strathbridge, 2.39, Steady, 08:00 AM TUE 16/07/19
Meander River at Westwood Bridge, 2.25, Steady, 08:41 AM TUE 16/07/19
Liffey River at Upstream West Channel, 0.84, Steady, 08:00 AM TUE 16/07/19
Liffey River at Carrick, 0.47, Steady, 08:00 AM TUE 16/07/19

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.