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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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Sheep graziers warning
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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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frost on leaves
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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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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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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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Severe weather warning cancelled

Cancellation of Severe Weather Warning For people in the Upper Derwent Valley, King Island, Furneaux Islands, Western, South East, North East, East Coast, North West Coast, Central North, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 9:58 am Tuesday, 1 August 2023. Severe weather is no longer occurring in Tasmania.

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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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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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Sheep graziers warning
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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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