Worst flooding in decades for Tasmania

Northern Tasmania faces worst flooding in decades.

Hundreds of people are evacuated in Devonport, Launceston, Wynyard and Deloraine.

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This is one of the worst flooding experienced by Tasmania since 1929, when flooding in Launceston left several people dead.

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Northern Tasmania is grappling with the most devastating flooding it has experienced in decades after a severe weather system that devastated Queensland and New South Wales hit the state on Monday.

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By Monday night more than 100 people in Latrobe had been evacuated by helicopter and boat.

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3,500 homes without power and significant livestock losses at dairy farms along the Mersey river have also been reported.

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Two elderly person are missing.

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The dead body of an old woman was found swept away by flood waters:

A flood watch is in place for all Tasmanian river basins, with some areas experiencing in excess of 200mm of rainfall.

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Launceston mayor fears worst flooding in Tasmania’s history:

Tasmania’s police minister urged people to stay away from the water.

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In some places, dams are overflowing:

Biblical floodings are currently happening around the world.

Creepy anomalous weather!

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