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3:29 pm Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for King Is, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central N, North East, Western & Central Plateau.   2:56 pm Flood Watch for all northern river basins.   10:03 am Gale Warning for the South West Coast and Central West Coast. Strong Wind Warning for the remaining waters.   
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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Severe Weather Warning
for damaging winds
for people in the King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central
North, North East, Western and Central Plateau forecast districts.

Issued at 3:29 pm EST on Monday 28 July 2014.

For areas west of a line from Eddystone Point to Liawenee to South East Cape

Weather Situation
An area of low pressure will lie to the southwest of Tasmania on Tuesday with a
number of cold fronts to cross the state during the day.

Damaging winds around 55 km/h with peak gusts of 100 km/h are forecast for
Tuesday for the King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North,
North East and Western forecast districts and parts of the Central Plateau
forecast district. Damaging gusts are most likely during the morning and then
again late in the day, particularly with thunderstorms.

The State Emergency Service and Tasmania Police advise that people should:
- Supervise children closely
- Secure outdoor items including furniture and play equipment
- Check that family and neighbours are aware of warnings
- Manage pets and livestock
- Be prepared in case of power outages
- Beware of damaged trees and power lines and take care when driving
- Listen to the ABC radio or check www.ses.tas.gov.au for further advice
For flood and storm emergency assistance, contact the SES on 132 500
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 pm EST Monday.

This warning is also available through TV and Radio broadcasts; the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 216. The Bureau and State Emergency
Service would appreciate this warning being broadcast regularly.
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Note: This Flood Watch is a "heads up" for possible future flooding and is NOT
a Flood Warning.

INITIAL FLOOD WATCH FOR ALL NORTHERN RIVER BASINS
Issued at 2:56 pm EST on Monday 28 July 2014
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart

Initial Flood Watch for all northern river basins.


A series of active cold fronts crossing the State will bring moderate to
locally heavy rainfall about the west and north of Tasmania over the next
several days.

Rainfall totals in the range of 20 to 45 mm are expected to occur about the
north of Tasmania overnight Monday, with additional significant falls likely to
occur on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Northern catchments are saturated and forecast rainfall is expected to cause
stream and river rises and localised flooding during Tuesday and Wednesday.

Minor flooding is possible in some rivers from Tuesday afternoon onwards and
catchment specific warnings will be issued if and when required.

Note: The Bureau of Meteorology does not provide a flood warning service for
all catchments covered by this flood watch.

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.

Weather Forecast:
Showers. The chance of thunderstorms on Tuesday morning.

Next Issue:
The next flood watch will be issued by 10:00 am on Tuesday 29 July 2014.

For the latest rainfall and river level information see
www.bom.gov.au/tas/flood
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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:03 am EST on Monday 28 July 2014
for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 29 July 2014.

Wind Warnings for Monday 28 July
Gale Warning for the following areas:
South West Coast and Central West Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound,
East of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast and South East Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes

Wind Warnings for Tuesday 29 July
Storm Force Wind Warning for the following area:
South West Coast
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound,
East of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast, South East Coast and Central West
Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Derwent Estuary, Frederick Henry Bay and Norfolk Bay, Storm Bay, Channel and
Lower East Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EST Monday.

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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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