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Sunday: warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers – Issued at 9.53am on Saturday 24 July 2021 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected during Sunday. Areas likely to be affected include the King Island, Furneaux Islands, Central North, Midlands, East

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Derwent Valley businesses on precautionary COVID-19 list

UPDATED: Several Derwent Valley businesses have been named as “precautionary exposure sites” after having been visited by a healthcare worker who has since been diagnosed with COVID-19. The Tasmanian Public Health Service says there is no evidence that the person was infectious while in Tasmania, but precautions are being taken.

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Road weather alert heads into third day

Bureau of MeteorologyRoad Weather Alert for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4pm on Thursday 8 July 2021. Icy roads will make driving conditions dangerous during Friday morning in parts of the

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Ice warning after second sub-zero night

AFTER a second night of sub-zero temperatures, the Bureau of Meteorology has issued a warning for icy conditions on roads in the Upper Derwent Valley and most of the state. The Tyga-FM weather station in New Norfolk recorded a temperate of -1.3 degrees at 8am. Check the community radio station’s

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Final flood watch for Derwent, Ouse, Clyde rivers

Final Flood Watch for eastern half of Tasmania, issued at 11:12am on Sunday 13 June 2021, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Risk of flooding has eased in the Flood Watch area except for South Esk River, Macquarie River and Meander River at Westwood Bridge. A complex low pressure system

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Warning for slippery roads

Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for the Upper Derwent Valley, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts. Issued at 10am on Saturday 12 June 2021. Slippery roads and reduced visibility in rain and fog will make driving conditions potentially dangerous during Saturday in parts of the North

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Updated: Derwent, Ouse, Clyde on flood watch

Flood Watch for the eastern half of Tasmania, issued at 10:54am on Friday 11 June 2021, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Minor to moderate flooding occurring in the northeast of Tasmania during Friday. A complex low pressure system to the northeast of Tasmania is bringing persistent rainfall to eastern

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Road weather alert due to rain and low clouds

Road Weather Alert for Tasmaniafor the Upper Derwent Valley, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 12:44 pm on Friday 11 June 2021. Reduced visibility in heavy rain and very low cloud will make road conditions dangerous during Friday in parts of the North East,

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River Derwent on flood watch

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Note: This Flood Watch is a “heads up” for possible future flooding and is NOT a Flood Warning. Flood Watch for eastern half of Tasmania Issued at 10:42am on Wednesday 9 June 2021, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Minor to moderate flooding is

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New Norfolk in the dark

A POWER outage has tonight plunged half of New Norfolk and surrounding areas into darkness. Power company TasNetworks reports that it is aware of the blackout which is affecting nearly 1000 homes and is investigating the cause. Parts of the town side of New Norfolk are without power, as are

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Severe frost warning for Monday morning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, Midlands and East Coast forecast districts. Issued at 3:44 pm on Sunday 30 May 2021 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.. Severe frosts with temperatures down to -3 degrees which can cause significant crop damage are forecast for

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Sunday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands and East Coast forecast districts Issued at 9:57am on Saturday 29 May 2021 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Frosts with temperatures down to -3 degrees are forecast for Sunday morning in parts of the

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