Warning to Sheep Graziers

IDT29000

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the King Island, North West Coast, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, Furneaux Islands, East Coast and North East forecast districts

Issued at 10:08 am EDT on Saturday 1 November 2014.

Sheep Graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly winds are expected during Saturday and Sunday, although conditions will gradually improve during Sunday. Areas likely to be affected include the North West Coast, Midlands, Central North, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, Furneaux Islands, East Coast and North East forecast districts and parts of the King Island forecast district. There is a high risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 pm EDT Saturday.