Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania
This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments.
Final Flood Watch For North East And South East Catchments
Issued at 11:44 AM EST on Tuesday 16 August 2022
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.
Flood Watch Number: 4
RIVER LEVELS EASING ACROSS THE FLOOD WATCH AREA DURING TUESDAY
Showery conditions will continue during Tuesday as a low pressure system moves well away to the southeast.
Catchments are relatively wet across the flood watch area and rivers are responsive to rainfall.
In the 24 hours to 11:00 am Tuesday rainfall totals of 5-50 mm have been observed in the flood watch area.
Further rainfall totals of 5-10 mm are forecast for the remainder of Tuesday.
River levels are easing across the flood watch area during Tuesday. Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard over the next few days.
Flooding is no longer expected in the following catchments:
East Coastal Rivers (north of Bicheno)
North Coastal Rivers
Channel Coastal Rivers (South East Cape to Gordon)
East Coastal Rivers (south of Bicheno)
Flood warnings are current for: North Esk River, South Esk River, Meander River, Macquarie River and Jordan River.
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.
Apsley (42.4181°S, 147.1383°E, 285m AMSL) Apsley,TAS set as my default location ›
Seven day forecast
Apsley 7 day forecast
Today: Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. The chance of morning fog in the S. Very high chance of rain, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NW 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.
Forecast for Apsley (42.4181°S, 147.1383°E, 285m AMSL) Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Summary Minimum 1° 7° 2° 3° -2° 6° -2° Maximum 12° 13° 10° 8° 10° 11° 7° Chance of rain 60% 60% 50% 50% 40% 80% 70% Likely amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm UV index Low Low Low Low - - - Frost risk Moderate Nil Moderate Moderate Severe Nil Severe 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 5
Wind direction NNE NNE NNW NW WNW W WSW WSW NW NW NW WNW WNW W Relative humidity 87% 65% 79% 70% 78% 57% 82% 64% 75% 65% 75% 79% 76% 71% Dew point 3°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 0°C 1°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Apsley (42.4181°S, 147.1383°E, 285m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon 6:33am EST 7:02am EST 5:29pm EST 5:58pm EST 11:31pm EST 9:43am EST Waning gibbous Last quarter Aug 19 New moon Aug 27 First quarter Sep 04 Full moon Sep 10
Temperature for next 5 days
0 Wednesday Wednesday 12 1 Thursday Thursday 13 2 Friday Friday 10 3 Saturday Saturday 8 4 Sunday Sunday 10 5 Monday Monday 11 6 Tuesday Tuesday 7 7 Tuesday Tuesday 7
Rain for next 5 days
0 Wednesday Wednesday 0 1 Thursday Thursday 5 2 Friday Friday 0 3 Saturday Saturday 0 4 Sunday Sunday 5 5 Monday Monday 10 6 Tuesday Tuesday 0 7 Tuesday Tuesday 0