Bureau of Meteorology
Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts
Issued at 3:19 pm on Saturday 12 November 2016.
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, very heavy rain and strong southeasterly winds are expected during Saturday and Sunday. Areas likely to be affected include the Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts and parts of the North West Coast forecast district. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
The next warning will be issued by 11pm Saturday.