Bureau of Meteorology
Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the North West Coast, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, East Coast and North East forecast districts
Issued at 9:57am on Wednesday 18 May 2016.
Sheep Graziers are warned that cold temperatures, rain and strong westerly winds are expected during Thursday. Areas likely to be affected include the Upper Derwent Valley forecast district and parts of the East Coast, Midlands, Central North, South East, North West Coast and North East forecast districts. There is a high risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
The next warning will be issued by 5pm Wednesday.