SES response update – storm damage

Tasmania State Emergency Service has responded to close to 140 requests for storm damage assistance since yesterday. Approximately 50 volunteers have clocked about 400 work hours in their efforts to…

Severe weather affecting southeastern Tasmania

Severe weather is continuing to affect southeast and eastern Tasmania, with intense rainfall, damaging winds and thunderstorms being experienced. A severe weather warning remains in place for heavy rainfall and…

Tasmanians urged to be prepared for severe weather

The State Emergency Service is standing up both a Regional and State Operations Centre in Southern Tasmania from midnight tonight, ahead of forecast severe weather. A severe weather warning remains…

SES seeking details of Tonga tsunami experience

Did you see unusual water behaviour, damage, or erosion around the Tasmanian coast following the Tonga tsunami on 15 January 2022? The State Emergency Service has engaged Mineral Resources Tasmania…

Flood Warning Classification Level Review

Discussion Paper Available for comment The SES has reviewed current flood warning levels for major Tasmanian rivers. After broad community consultation and research, changes are recommended to Minor, Moderate or…