Lower Derwent Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY)||0.0||24|
|CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE||0.0||24|
|CLIFTON BEACH (CLIFTON BEACH ROAD TBRG)||0.0||24|
|DUNALLEY (STROUD POINT)||0.0||24|
|GROVE (RESEARCH STATION)||0.0||24|
|HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)||0.0||24|
|JUDBURY (HUON RIVER)||0.0||24|
|KINGSTON (GREENHILL DRIVE)||0.0||-|
|LONGLEY (RIVER BEND ROAD)||0.0||-|
|HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE)||0.0||24|
|KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE)||0.0||24|
Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.