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 Huon Catchment
Issued at 09:11 AM EDT on Monday 16 December 2019
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Watch Number: 3
Flooding is no longer expected in the Huon River catchment.
A strong westerly flow brought rain and showers to the west and south of Tasmania over the weekend. Conditions have now eased.
In the 24 hours to 9 am Monday, rainfall totals of 30-63 mm were recorded in the west, while 9-26 mm were recorded in the upper Huon catchment.
No further significant rainfall is forecast for the remainder of the week.
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}
This is a final Flood Watch, no further watches will be issued for this event.