Bureau of Meteorology
Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts
Issued at 4:17 pm on Saturday 5 November 2016.
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected the weekend, however will ease on Sunday. Areas likely to be affected include the King Island and North West Coast forecast districts and parts of the Furneaux Islands, Midlands, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
The next warning will be issued by 11pm Saturday.