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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziersfor the Upper Derwent Valley, Furneaux Islands, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 9:42am on Thursday 5 May 2022. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, rain and showers and southerly winds are expected late on Thursday and during Friday. Areas likely to be

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Thursday afternoon: Warning for heavy rain and wind

Severe Weather Warning for HEAVY RAINFALL and DAMAGING WINDS For people in Upper Derwent Valley, South East, East Coast, Midlands and parts of Western, North East and Central Plateau Forecast Districts. Issued at 10:51pm Wednesday, 4 May 2022. Damaging southeasterly wind gusts and heavy rainfall to develop over eastern and

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Initial Flood Watch for River Derwent

Initial Flood Watch for South East, Huon, Derwent, North and North East catchments. Issued at 1.54pm on Wednesday 4 May 2022, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Flood Watch Number 1: Minor to moderate flooding is possible from overnight Thursday into Friday. A low pressure system is expected to bring

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Smoke blanketing the Derwent Valley today

SMOKE from several fuel-reduction and forest regeneration burns is blanketing New Norfolk and much of the Derwent Valley this morning. A fuel-reduction burn in the Florentine is reported as partially-completed, while others in the area are being patrolled. Click here for a map and more information on the Tasmania Fire

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Warning to sheep graziers for tonight and tomorrow

Warning to Sheep Graziersfor the Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts Issued at 9.49am on Wednesday 20 April 2022. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected late Wednesday evening and early Thursday. Areas likely to be affected are the South East district

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Brief closures on the Bridgewater Bridge this weekend

COMPLETE closure of the Bridgewater Bridge will occur at multiple times this weekend while additional steel beams are installed as part of ongoing maintenance. The Department of State Growth advises there will be short closures for up to 15 minutes between 7am and 5pm today (Saturday) and tomorrow. Between these

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Bushfire advice warning for Hollow Tree

THE Tasmania Fire Service has issued a bushfire advice message for Hollow Tree. There is no immediate threat. The fire is in the area of Green Valley Rd, travelling east towards the River Clyde. The TFS is attending. Conditions are expected to be changeable. The fire was first reported just

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Smoke alert from Midlands burnoffs

THE Tasmania Fire Service as issued a smoke alert for Hobart and surrounding areas while several landowners in the Midlands are conducting burnoffs which are area generating smoke drift. There is no threat to communities but there may be smoke, ash and embers from these burns visible around Hobart and

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Smoke alert for Maydena and Mt Field area

Smoke Alert – Mount Field and Maydena area – Avoid smokeWarning Issued At: 16/02/2022 5:02pmIncident number: 22006432 This is a smoke alert message for Mount Field and Maydena area. There is a bushfire at Olegas Bluff, Southwest. There is no threat to communities. There is expected to be smoke from

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Wednesday: road weather alert

Road Weather Alert for Tasmaniafor the Upper Derwent Valley, Central Plateau, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Western, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 9:50 am on Wednesday 16 February 2022. Following a prolonged dry spell, slippery roads will make driving conditions potentially dangerous during Wednesday

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Marine warning for Derwent Estuary

THERE IS A MARINE TSUNAMI WARNING CURRENT FOR TASMANIA.  Marine Warning: Northern Tip of Flinders Island to South East Cape. CLICK HERE FOR LATEST UPDATE Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology********************************************************************************TSUNAMI WARNING NUMBER 1 FOR TASMANIA Issued by the Joint Australian TsunamiWarning Centre (JATWC) at 9PM AEDT on Saturday 15 January

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Severe thunderstorm warning for parts of the Derwent Valley

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for HEAVY RAINFALL For people in East Coast, Midlands and parts of Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, Central North and Central Plateau Forecast Districts. Issued at 1:44pm Saturday, 15 January 2022. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. Weather Situation: A slow moving trough and

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