Bureau of Meteorology
Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts
Issued at 3:53pm on Wednesday 18 July 2018.
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, heavy rain and showers and strong northwesterly winds are expected during Wednesday and Thursday. Areas likely to be affected include the King Island and Central North forecast districts and parts of the Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, North East, Midlands, East Coast, 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 Wednesday.