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Man found with multiple injuries in Andrews St, New Norfolk

POLICE are seeking information about a man receiving head injuries at New Norfolk early Tuesday morning this week. Tasmania Police spokesman Anthony Marr said a 44-year-old man had been found unresponsive in Andrews St. “The man had a number of significant head injuries including a substantial laceration to his ear,

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Upper Derwent Valley frost warning

Frost Warningfor the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts Issued at 9:45 pm on Tuesday 19 October 2021. Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Wednesday morning in parts of the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts Please be aware: Temperatures

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Lockdown ending but masks to be worn until Friday

SOUTHERN Tasmania will emerge from its three-day coronavirus lockdown at 6pm today (Monday) but some restrictions will remain in place until 6pm this Friday, including the compulsory wearing of masks outside the home. Premier Peter Gutwein this morning said people will no longer have to stay home after the end

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LOCKDOWN: What you can and can’t do for the next three days

The below information applies to residents in southern Tasmania. See the list of municipalities currently in lockdown. If you are not in a lockdown area please continue to check in when out and about and avoid travelling into the lockdown area unless it is essential. See more about Travelling within Tasmania. CLICK

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Derwent Valley and Central Highlands in southern COVID-19 lockdown

THE Derwent Valley and Central Highlands municipalities are among the 12 southern Tasmanian municipalities involved in a three-day coronavirus lockdown from 6pm today (October 15). CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION ON THE LOCKDOWN. Premier Peter Gutwein said earlier today that the lockdown was needed to identify if there were

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Flood watch for Derwent, Ouse and Clyde catchments

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments. Flood Watch for North and North East, Mersey, Huon, Derwent and South East catchments Issued at 12:50 pm on Thursday 14 October 2021 By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Flood Watch Number:

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Frost warning for the Derwent Valley

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 3:40pm on Saturday 25 September 2021. Frosts with temperatures down to -2 degrees are forecast for Sunday morning in parts of the North West Coast, Central North,

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Saturday: road weather alert

Road Weather Alert for Upper Derwent Valley, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands and South East forecast districts Issued at 9:52am on Saturday 25 September 2021. Snow covered roads above 300 metres will make driving conditions dangerous during Saturday in parts of the Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East

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Friday: Damaging winds, road weather warning and sheep grazier’s alert

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in King Island, Furneaux Islands, Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, East Coast, North West Coast, Central North, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts.Issued at 9:57 pm Thursday, 23 September 2021. DAMAGING WEST TO NORTHWESTERLY

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Thursday: multiple weather warnings issued

THE Bureau of Meteorology has issued multiple weather warnings affecting much of the state including the Derwent Valley for today and tomorrow (Thursday and Friday) as well as a statewide warning for severe winds tomorrow (Friday). The bureau has reissued its severe weather warning for damaging winds and a cold

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Severe weather warning for Thursday

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in Upper Derwent Valley and parts of Western, South East, East Coast, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 10:31 am Wednesday, 22 September 2021. DAMAGING WINDS WITH A COLD FRONT ON THURSDAY. Weather Situation: A

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Updated flood watch for the River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments. Flood Watch for Huon and Derwent catchments Issued at 1:50pm on Thursday 9 September 2021, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.Flood Watch Number: 2 Isolated minor flooding possible from Thursday afternoon. A

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