Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania
Minor Flood Warning For The North Esk River
Issued at 01:01 PM EST on Friday 19 August 2022
by Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Watch Number: 10
RENEWED MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE SATURDAY AT CORRA LINN
In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Friday, 5-15 mm of rainfall has been recorded across the North Esk Catchment. Rainfall totals of 5-15 mm are forecast for remainder of Friday.
Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard over the next few days.
St Patricks River:
Minor flooding may occur along the St Patricks River.
The St Patricks River at Nunamara Offtake is currently at 1.05 metres and falling, below minor flood level.
The St Patricks River at Nunamara Offtake may reach the minor flood level (1.50 m) Saturday morning, based on forecast rainfall.
Upper North Esk River:
River levels rises are likely in the Upper North Esk River
Lower North Esk River around Corra Linn:
Minor flooding is likely along the Lower North Esk River around Corra Linn.
The North Esk River at Corra Linn is currently at 2.65 metres and falling, below minor flood level.
The North Esk River at Corra Linn is likely to exceed the minor flood level (2.70 m) Saturday morning, based on forecast rainfall.The river level may peak near 3.00 metres Saturday afternoon.
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.
The next warning will be issued by 01:00 pm EST on Saturday 20 August 2022.
Latest River Heights:
St Patricks River at Nunamara Offtake,1.05,Falling,12:45 PM FRI 19/08/22
North Esk River at Ballroom,1.43,Steady,12:00 PM FRI 19/08/22
North Esk River at Corra Linn,2.65,Falling,12:52 PM FRI 19/08/22
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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7 day forecast
York Plains 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the early morning. Patches of morning frost in the S. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 10.
Forecast for York Plains (42.2652°S, 147.4732°E, 382m AMSL) Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Summary Minimum 1° -4° 6° -2° 0° 5° 0° Maximum 7° 10° 8° 8° 11° 12° 13° Chance of rain 20% 60% 90% 20% 50% 20% 30% Likely amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Low Low Low Low - - - Frost risk Moderate Severe Nil Severe High Slight High 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 18
Wind direction SW SW N NW NW W W W NW WNW W WSW WNW W Relative humidity 82% 52% 74% 56% 88% 76% 79% 63% 83% 67% 85% 66% 83% 65% Dew point 1°C -3°C -2°C 0°C 6°C 3°C 0°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for York Plains (42.2652°S, 147.4732°E, 382m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:28am EST 6:57am EST 5:31pm EST 6:00pm EST 1:42am EST 11:03am EST Waning crescent Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 7 1 Sunday Sunday 10 2 Monday Monday 8 3 Tuesday Tuesday 8 4 Wednesday Wednesday 11 5 Thursday Thursday 12 6 Friday Friday 13 7 Friday Friday 13
Rain for next 7 days
0 Saturday Saturday 0 1 Sunday Sunday 5 2 Monday Monday 5 3 Tuesday Tuesday 0 4 Wednesday Wednesday 0 5 Thursday Thursday 0 6 Friday Friday 0 7 Friday Friday 0