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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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Snow on our mountain but little in the towns

SKIERS are celebrating a pleasing dumping of snow at Mt Field overnight but there is little to report on the ground in the Derwent Valley’s major towns. At best, some residents in elevated areas woke to light dustings this morning, but the forecast is for further snowfalls today at Mt

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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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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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Initial flood watch for the Derwent catchment

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania This Flood Watch provides early advice of possible flooding within the specified catchments. Initial Flood Watch for Huon and Derwent catchments Issued at 2:20pm on Wednesday 8 September 2021 By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Flood Watch Number 1: Isolated Minor flooding possible from

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts Issued at 9:55am on Wednesday 8 September 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected during Thursday. Areas likely to be affected include parts of the Upper Derwent Valley and

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More windy weather on the way

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in Furneaux Islands, South East, North East, East Coast and parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 10:24 am Wednesday, 8 September 2021. Damaging west to northwesterly winds overnight Wednesday into Thursday

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Night of wild weather

DESPITE only being on the edge of the area covered by last night’s severe weather warning, extreme winds brought down trees and powerlines in the Derwent Valley and closed a local school. Various roads were partially closed by fallen trees, including Lachlan Rd and Lower Swamp Rd at Lachlan, Millvale

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Severe weather warning for part of the Upper Derwent Valley

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in South East and parts of Western, Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 4:27 pm Monday, 6 September 2021. DAMAGING SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS TUESDAY MORNING. Weather Situation: A

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Still not enough snow for skiing at Mt Field

THE weather gods dashed any hopes that Mt Mawson at Mt Field National Park might have been the only ski resort open in Australasia this weekend. Southern Tasmanian Ski Association president Peter Davis said plenty of Tasmanians had been doing ‘snow dances’ to get the ski season under way, and

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