Weather Warnings - Sheep Graziers Warning for NSw
New South Wales
Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the South Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, Central West
Slopes & Plains, South West Slopes, Riverina, Snowy Mountains and Australian
Capital Territory forecast districts.
Issued at 4:41 am EDT on Saturday 22 October 2016.
Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, rain and showers and
southwesterly winds are expected during Saturday. Areas likely to be affected
include the Snowy Mountains forecast district and parts of the South Coast,
Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, Central West Slopes & Plains, South
West Slopes, Riverina and Australian Capital Territory forecast districts.
There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.
The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EDT Saturday.
Residents in Tennant Creek say last weekend's rainfall was not recorded by the system that controversially replaced the local weather radar last year.
A deep low pressure system located over the Tasman Sea has whipped up wild winds and large waves in the past 24 hours, with maximum wave heights peaking at eight metres off the coast from Sydney.
New South Wales residents woke up to a chilly start to the working week.