Bureau of Meteorology
Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Upper Derwent Valley, King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts
Issued at 4:03am on Thursday 25 April 2019.
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong and gusty westerly winds are expected to persist throughout Friday. Areas likely to be affected include the North West Coast, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts and parts of the King Island, Furneaux Islands, Central North and North East forecast districts. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
The next warning will be issued by 11am Thursday.