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 10:13 am on Wednesday 6 November 2019.
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong west to northwesterly winds are expected to develop during Wednesday and persist on Thursday. Areas likely to be affected include the King Island, Furneaux Islands, North West Coast, Central North, North East and South East forecast districts and parts of the Midlands, East Coast and Upper Derwent Valley forecast districts. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
The next warning will be issued by 5pm Wednesday.