Bureau of Meteorology
Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts
Issued at 3:57pm on Sunday 18 August 2019.
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, rain and showers and strong southwesterly winds are expected during Sunday evening and Monday. Areas likely to be affected include parts of the North West Coast district during Sunday evening, and parts of the Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South East forecast districts during Monday. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
The next warning will be issued by 11pm Sunday.