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Derwent flooding no longer expected

Final Flood Watch for parts of the Derwent, North, North East, Huon and South East Catchments Issued at 12.20pm on Sunday 22 October 2023, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.Flood Watch Number: 4 FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED ACROSS THE FLOOD WATCH AREA A broad and complex area of low pressure

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Take care on the roads

A SEVERE thunderstorm overnight has left water and debris on roads in New Norfolk and surrounding areas. A storm warning for most of the state’s eastern half was issued at about 10.30 last night (Saturday) and this was followed by a severe thunderstorm warning specifically for Hobart and surrounds. Both

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Flood advice issued for Hobart and surrounds

A Flood Advice – Monitor conditions has been issued for Hobart and surrounding areas. These areas are being monitored by the Tasmanian State Emergency Service. Heavy rainfall due to thunderstorms may cause flash flooding from one or many waterways and across roadways and other areas.   Due to heavy rain from

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Road weather warning due to heavy rain

Road Weather Alert for Tasmania for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts Issued at 2.31pm on Saturday 21 October 2023. Reduced visibility in heavy rain may make road conditions dangerous during Saturday evening

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Sunday: minor flooding possible in Derwent and Styx

Flood Watch for parts of North, North East, Huon, Derwent and South East Catchments Issued at 1.06pm on Saturday 21 October 2023, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.Flood Watch Number: 3 MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE FROM EARLY SUNDAY A broad and complex area of low pressure over Tasmania, brings moderate to

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Update to Derwent Catchment flood watch

Flood Watch for parts of North, North East, Huon, Derwent and South East Catchments Issued at 12:52pm on Friday 20 October 2023, by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.Flood Watch Number: 2 MINOR FLOODING LIKELY FROM SATURDAY NIGHT, WITH ISOLATED MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE A low developing over southeastern South Australia is

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SES warning ahead of predicted heavy rainfall

THE State Emergency Service is encouraging people to be prepared and informed with potentially heavy rainfall forecast for this weekend. Tasmania SES assistant director Leon Smith said early weather forecasts for the weekend predicted a significant low-pressure system to reach Tasmania on Saturday, crossing the state into Sunday. “With a

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Initial flood watch for Derwent catchment

Initial Flood Watch for parts of North, North East, Huon, Derwent and South East Catchments Issued at 1:53 pm on Thursday 19 October 2023 By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.Flood Watch Number: 1 MINOR FLOODING LIKELY FROM SATURDAY NIGHT, WITH ISOLATED MODERATE FLOODING POSSIBLE A low developing over southeastern South

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Wednesday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley forecast district Issued at 11:48am on Tuesday 17 October 2023. Frosts with temperatures down to 0 degrees are forecast for Wednesday morning in parts of the Upper Derwent Valley forecast district. Please be aware: Temperatures at ground level can be many degrees lower than

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Tuesday morning frost warning

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, Midlands and Central North forecast districts Issued at 4:51 pm on Monday 16 October 2023. Frosts with temperatures down to -1 degrees are forecast for Tuesday morning in parts of the Central North, Midlands and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts. Please be aware: Temperatures

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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 4:47 pm EDT on Friday 13 October 2023. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and westerly winds are expected during Saturday. Areas likely to be affected include

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Severe weather warning cancelled

Cancellation of Severe Weather Warning For people in Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 4:45 am Friday, 29 September 2023. The immediate threat of damaging wind gusts has passed. Weather Situation: An approaching cold front was resulting in a vigorous westerly flow

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