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Warning to sheep graziers

Warning to Sheep Graziers for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 11:01am on Tuesday 1 November 2022. Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and westerly winds are expected during Wednesday. Areas likely to be affected include parts of the North West

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Weather warning cancelled

Cancellation of Severe Weather Warning For people in Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, East Coast and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 5:05 pm Monday, 31 October 2022 by the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart. Severe weather is no longer occurring in Tasmania. The immediate threat of severe weather

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Flooding no longer expected

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Final Flood Warning for the River Derwent and for the River Ouse and River Clyde Issued at 11:31 am EDT on Monday 31 October 2022 Flood Warning Number 5: MINOR FLOODING NO LONGER EXPECTED ALONG RIVER OUSE AND CLYDE Minor flooding is no longer expected

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Today: severe weather warning

Tasmania Severe Weather Warning 1 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING WINDS For people in Furneaux Islands, Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, East Coast, Central North, Midlands and parts of Central Plateau Forecast Districts. Issued at 9:56 am Monday, 31 October 2022. CLICK

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Simmo and Jan’s ‘dragon’ is in safe hands

THE beloved “Puff the Magic Dragon” Dodge Plymouth car of John and the late Jan Simpson is back on the road doing what they always wanted: making people smile and raising funds for special children. James and Kate Crawford, of Margate, are “Puff’s” new custodians and they were on the

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Flood advice for Ouse, Hamilton, Bothwell

A Flood Advice – Monitor conditions as they are changing has been issued for low lying areas along the Ouse River and Clyde River including Ouse, Bothwell to Hamilton and surrounds by Tasmania SES. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a minor flood warning in the River Derwent catchment for

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Minor flood warning for rivers Derwent, Ouse and Clyde

Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent and for the River Ouse Issued at 12:26pm on Sunday 30 October 2022 Flood Warning Number 4 (reissued warning to correct sub-catchment severity) MINOR FLOODING POSSIBLE ALONG RIVER OUSE FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON WITH FORECAST RAINFALL Renewed river level rises are possible along the

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Monday: Warning for thunderstorms and damaging winds

Tasmania Severe Weather Warning 1 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 10:36am Sunday, 30 October 2022 by the Australian Government

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Central Highlands Council election completed

THE quirks of the preferential voting system have seen a likely new member of the Central Highlands Council pipped at the post. “Unfortunately, at the end of the day, 106 [votes] is less than 75,” unsuccessful candidate Rob Wilkinson wrote in a Facebook post yesterday. Mr Wilkinson, of Doctors Point,

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Update to rivers Derwent and Clyde flood warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent including for the River Clyde Issued at 11:43 am EDT on Saturday 29 October 2022 Flood Warning Number: 2 MINOR FLOODING OCCURRING ALONG THE RIVER CLYDE AT HAMILTON AND POSSIBLE ALONG RIVER DERWENT AT BELOW MEADOWBANK DAM OVERNIGHT

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Two councillors lose their seats in the final cut

THREE faces will be missing around the table when the new-look Derwent Valley Council meets next month. Cr Julie Triffett has retired and councillors James Graham and Natasha Woods have been unsuccessful in winning re-election. The Tasmanian Electoral Commission has tonight announced that the new council will consist of Michelle

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Flood advice issued for area from Hamilton to New Norfolk

A Flood Advice – Monitor Conditions has been issued for Hamilton to New Norfolk and surrounds by Tasmania SES. The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a minor flood warning for the River Derwent. River levels are rising and minor flooding is likely along the River Clyde and River Derwent. Locations

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