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Minor flood warning for the Styx River

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Styx River Issued at 7:15am on Wednesday 20 September 2023 Flood Warning Number: 1 MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING AT BRUCES BRIDGE WEDNESDAY MORNING Rainfall from Tuesday afternoon into early Wednesday morning has caused river level rises along the Styx River.

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Warning about overnight road conditions

TASMANIA Police has posted a community alert for statewide road closures and conditions tonight (Tuesday). Police advise that roads at elevations throughout the state may be subject to ice and snow overnight. Conditions may deteriorate rapidly. Check for updates here. See more Derwent Valley and Central Highlands news online and read

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Tuesday: severe weather warning

Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in Western and parts of Upper Derwent Valley, South East and Central Plateau Forecast Districts. Issued at 11:18 am Monday, 18 September 2023: Damaging winds developing about the south and western districts from Tuesday afternoon. Weather Situation: A strong cold front moving

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Saturday: severe weather warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley and South East Forecast Districts.Issued at 4:07 pm Friday, 15 September 2023.Damaging wind gusts expected over southern Tasmania on Saturday night. Weather Situation: A cold front will move across Tasmania

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Roadworks on the Lyell Highway this month

THE Department of State Growth is carrying out two projects on the Lyell Highway this month: between Sorell Creek and Gretna, and at Bronte Park. Tree works will be under way on the highway between Sorell Creek and Gretna from Wednesday, September 13, until Friday, September 22. There will be

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Police issue road weather warning

TASMANIA Police has posted a community alert for statewide road closures and conditions. Police advise that roads at elevations throughout the state may be subject to ice and snow overnight. Conditions may deteriorate rapidly. Check for updates here. See more Derwent Valley and Central Highlands news online and read our print

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Midlands and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:33pm on Friday 8 September 2023. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected during Friday and Saturday. Areas likely to be affected include parts

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Council chambers closed indefinitely

THE Derwent Valley Council Chambers is closed to the general public until further notice after the building suffered its fourth major flood damage in two years. An upstairs plumbing fixture malfunctioned over the weekend, causing major damage to the ground floor customer service area. The council has provided no information

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Saturday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, Midlands and Central North forecast districts Issued at 5pm on Friday 1 September 2023. Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Saturday morning in parts of the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts. Please be aware: Temperatures at

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Bridge works: Lyell Hwy extension to start soon

CHANGES to traffic conditions on Black Snake Rd and the Brooker Hwy northbound on and off ramps at Granton will start from mid-week as major construction continues on the new Bridgewater Bridge. Starting from Wednesday, August 30, motorists will be directed onto a new temporary section of Black Snake Rd

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Wednesday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 5:07pm on Tuesday 15 August 2023. Severe frosts with temperatures down to -3 degrees which can cause significant crop damage are forecast for Wednesday

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Wednesday: Police warn of icy roads

TASMANIA Police have issued a warning about icy roads throughout the state this morning and urged all motorists to drive with caution. Specific warnings include: Up-to-date statewide road closures can be found on the Community Alerts page on Tasmania Police website: www.police.tas.gov.au/alerts/statewide-road-closures-and-conditions/ See more Derwent Valley and Central Highlands news online and

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