Road Weather Alert
for Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts
Issued at 10:03 am EST on Thursday 7 May 2015.
Snow covered roads will make driving conditions dangerous during Thursday in parts of the Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts.
For information on any road closures, please contact your local council or Tasmania Police.
The next alert will be issued by 5pm Thursday.
TASMANIA POLICE ROAD ADVICE
9.08am: Marlbourough Road at Bronte Park is closed through to Miena to all vehicles due to snow coverage.
8.20am: Police advise that there is currently a significant snow coverage on Highland Lakes Road, extending from approximately 20mm south of Waddamana to north of Great Lake. Motorists should avoid travelling on this road unless using snow chains or 4WD. Highland Lakes Road at the northern end and Poatina Road at intersection with Highland Lakes Road has snow cover and is accessible by 4WD only with caution.
For updates: Tasmania Police.