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Weather Warnings - Sheep Graziers Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Australian Capital Territory, Northern Tablelands, South Coast,
Illawarra, Central West Slopes & Plains, South West Slopes, Snowy Mountains,
Southern Tablelands and Central Tablelands forecast districts.

Issued at 11:13 am EST on Friday 18 July 2014.

A strong upper level cold pool crossed eastern New South Wales this morning.
Showers and cold, strong and gusty southwest winds are affecting parts of the
state, with snow on the ranges down to around 600 to 700 metres. Areas likely
to be affected include the Australian Capital Territory, Southern Tablelands,
Central Tablelands, Snowy Mountains, South West Slopes, Northern Tablelands,
South Coast, Illawarra and Central West Slopes & Plains forecast districts.
There is a high risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions,
though conditions are expected to gradually ease this afternoon and tonight.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 pm EST Friday.

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