Bureau of Meteorology
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania
for Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts
Issued at 1:08 pm on Sunday 1 January 2017.
Reduced visibility in heavy rainfall in thunderstorms will make road conditions dangerous during Sunday afternoon and evening in parts of the Upper Derwent Valley district, the southern halves of the Midlands and East Coast districts, south of Ross and Bicheno, and for northern parts of the South East district including the northern suburbs of Hobart. Isolated thunderstorms are expected to develop late afternoon and clear to the east during the evening. The heaviest falls are expected about the southern Midlands.
For information on any road closures, please contact your local council or the Police.
The next alert will be issued by 5pm Sunday.