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It’s Snovember in the Derwent Valley

PARTS of the Derwent Valley have woken to a dusting of snow this morning (Monday), particularly in the Tyenna Valley, where Maydena residents are enjoying picture-postcard scenes (above) and a good dumping at Mt Field National Park has temporarily closed the Lake Dobson Rd while snow ploughing is done. Last

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Derwent Valley road weather alert and sheep graziers warning

Road Weather Alert for Tasmaniafor the Upper Derwent Valley, Central Plateau, Western and South East forecast districts Issued at 10:01pm on Sunday 14 November 2021. Snow covered roads will make driving conditions dangerous during Sunday and Monday in parts of the Western, Central Plateau, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast

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Snow expected down to 200m this weekend

SNOWY weather is forecast for several Derwent Valley locations over the next few days, with cold fronts due on Sunday and Monday. Snow is expected down to 200 metres on Sunday evening but the Bureau of Meteorology says it is unlikely to settle at lower elevations. At Maydena, showers or

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziersfor the Upper Derwent Valley, South East, King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands and East Coast forecast districts Issued at 10:17am  on Saturday 13 November 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and westerly winds are expected during Sunday.

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Derwent flood warning lowered to minor level

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent including Ouse and Clyde rivers Issued at 3:32 pm on Saturday 30 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 6: MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING IN THE LOWER DERWENT RIVER Minor flooding is occurring along the Derwent River below Meadowbank Dam

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Saturday: major flood warning for River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Major Flood Warning for the River Derwent including Ouse and Clyde Issued at 8:33pm on Friday 29 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 4: MAJOR FLOODING AT DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK. MODERATE FLOODING HAMILTON AND MACQUARIE PLAINS. MINOR FLOODING OUSE AND NEW NORFOLK A peak near

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, for the Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:16pm on Friday 29 October 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong southwesterly winds are expected during

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Road weather alert for Derwent Valley

Road Weather Alert for Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:04 am on Friday 29 October 2021. Reduced visibility in heavy rain and water over roads will make road conditions dangerous during Friday in

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Minor flood warning for River Derwent, Ouse and Clyde

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Initial Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent including Ouse and Clyde Issued at 4:26pm on Thursday 28 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 1: MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP ALONG OUSE, CLYDE AND DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK DURING FRIDAY BASED ON FORECAST RAINFALL Minor flooding may develop

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Sheep graziers warning
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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:53pm on Thursday 28 October 2021. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, rain and strong southeasterly winds are expected during

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Flooding no longer expected

Final Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 12:22 pm on Monday 25 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 4: FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED IN RIVER DERWENT CATCHMENT In the 24 hours to 9:00 am Monday, rainfall totals of 1-5 mm were recorded across the River Derwent catchment. Since 9

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Minor flooding of Ouse and Clyde possible tonight

Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 7:27pm on Sunday 24 October 2021 Flood Warning Number 3: MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE ALONG THE OUSE RIVER AND CLYDE RIVER SUNDAY EVENING Minor flooding may develop along the Ouse River at Ouse and Clyde River at Hamilton from Sunday evening. In

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