Tasmania SES issue Food Advice Warning for St Marys

A Flood Advice Warning – Prepare Now, has been issued by Tasmania SES.

The St Marys area has received heavier rainfalls overnight and into today (Friday). Including 64mm at Grey.

Flooding is expected in the St Marys area this afternoon and into this evening.

Strong and dangerous flows may be a hazard over the next few days.

Flooding in nearby streams and rivers is likely during the next few days.

Some low-lying properties may become isolated by flood waters within the next few days.

Flood waters are a risk to safety.

Property, livestock, equipment, and crops in low lying areas may be at risk from flood waters.

Driving conditions may be dangerous.

What to do:

If you live in the areas of St Marys, SES advises:

  • If you have a flood emergency plan, check it now.
  • Monitor conditions, and if they become more dangerous, and you are not well prepared, plan to go to a safer place.
  • For flood updates, visit TasALERT.com or listen to ABC local radio.

What to do:

If you live in St Marys, SES advises:

  • If you have a flood emergency plan, check it now.
  • Monitor conditions, and if they become more dangerous, and you are not well prepared, plan to go to a safer place.
  • For flood updates, visit tasalert.com or listen to ABC local radio.

Community Information

  • For life-threatening emergencies, dial triple zero (000)
  • For emergency flood and storm assistance call the SES on 132 500.
  • For current river levels and weather conditions, visit www.bom.gov.au/tas/
  • For current reported road closures, visit www.police.tas.gov.au
  • For more information on preparing for flood, visit www.ses.tas.gov.au
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