Weather Warning

IDT20610

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Initial Minor Flood Warning for the North Esk River

Issued at 11:51 AM EST on Sunday 19 Sep 2021.

by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

Flood Warning Number: 1

MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP AROUND CORRA LINN OVERNIGHT SUNDAY INTO MONDAY

Minor flooding may develop around Corra Linn overnight Sunday into Monday based on observed and forecast rainfall.

In the 24 hours to 10:00 am Sunday, rainfall totals of 5-15 mm were observed in the North Esk catchment.

A further 5-15 mm are forecast for the remainder of Sunday, with isolated higher totals possible in elevated areas.

St Patricks River

River rises are expected along the St Patricks River during Sunday.

Lower North Esk River around Corra Linn

Minor flooding may occur along the Lower North Esk River around Corra Linn.

Latest River Heights

LocationHeight of River (m)TendencyDate/Time of Observation
St Patricks River at Nunamara Offtake0.78Steady10:54 AM SUN 19/09/21
North Esk River at Ballroom0.90Steady06:00 AM SUN 19/09/21
North Esk River at Corra Linn1.88Steady11:25 AM SUN 19/09/21