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Friday: Warning for damaging winds

Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in East Coast and parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, Central North and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 10:57pm Thursday, 3 August 2023. A strong northwesterly flow is developing ahead of a front on Friday. Weather Situation: A

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Police issue roads condition update

DUE to the current severe weather across the state, a number of roads have been adversely affected. Locally, these include: Roads at elevations throughout the state may be subject to ice and snow overnight.  Conditions may deteriorate rapidly. Up-to-date statewide road closures can be found on the Community Alerts page

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Updated warnings for winds, tides and graziers

THE Bureau of Meteorology has updated its severe weather warnings, including abnormally high tides in the River Derwent, extreme to destructive winds, and a sheep grazier’s warning. DESTRUCTIVE WINDS: During this (Monday) afternoon and evening, strong to damaging winds of 55 to 65km/h with peak gusts in excess of 100km/h

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Updated weather advice from the SES

TASMANIANS have been urged to continue to prepare their properties with a third storm front with strong winds and rain expected to cross the state later today (Monday). Overnight, the Tasmanian State Emergency Service received 10 callouts after record-breaking winds up to 143km/h were reported in Strahan and up to

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SES warning about driving conditions, high winds and tides

THE State Emergency Service has called on Tasmanians to take note of current weather warnings, with damaging and potentially destructive winds, abnormally high tides and hazardous driving conditions on the way. “Today’s damaging winds have mostly eased for now, but please stay vigilant as there is more to come,” SES

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Monday: statewide warning for damaging and destructive winds

Severe Weather Warning for DESTRUCTIVE WINDS For people in Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, East Coast, North West Coast, Central North, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 11:02am Sunday, 30 July 2023: DAMAGING TO LOCALLY DESTRUCTIVE WINDS TO REDEVELOP ON MONDAY. Weather Situation: A series

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Warning for abnormally high tides

Severe Weather Warning for ABNORMALLY HIGH TIDES For people in parts of Western and South East Forecast Districts. Issued at 10:30 am Sunday, 30 July 2023. Abnormally High Tides affecting parts of the southeast and west coasts Monday Vigorous cold fronts crossing the State during Monday will bring gale to

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziersfor the Upper Derwent Valley, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 10:18 am on Sunday 30 July 2023. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong northwesterly winds are expected during Sunday and Monday. Areas likely to be affected include parts of

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Warning for damaging winds on Sunday and Monday

Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, East Coast and parts of North East, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 11:03am Saturday, 29 July 2023: Damaging winds expected during Sunday and Monday. Weather Situation: A series of cold fronts embedded

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Crash on Lyell Hwy at Granton

POLICE advise that emergency services are at the scene of a crash involving a scooter rider and a motor vehicle on the Lyell Hwy at Granton, as of 8.45pm today (July 23). Police ask that motorists avoid the area until further notice. They report that the scooter rider has serious

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Tonight: warning of damaging winds

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in South East, East Coast and parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley, North East and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 4:38 pm Thursday, 13 July 2023: Damaging winds developing overnight in the south and east. Weather Situation:

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Crash on Boyer Rd

EMERGENCY services are at the scene of a single vehicle crash on Boyer Rd, Dromedary, Tasmania Police reported at 4.55pm today (July 12). Police advise that one lane of Boyer Rd is blocked and they urge motorists to avoid the area. “There have only been minor injuries reported,” a police

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