Weather Warnings - Road Weather Alert
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania
Issued at 10:06 am EST on Monday 29 August 2016.
The road weather alert for the North West Coast, Central North, North East,
Western, Central Plateau, Midlands, East Coast, Upper Derwent Valley and South
East forecast districts has been cancelled, but the situation will continue to
be monitored and further alerts will be issued if necessary.
For information on any road closures, please contact your local council or the Police.
No further alerts will be issued for this event.
The final rainband of the season is sweeping across South Australia today, but the heaviest rain is going to fall where it shouldn't.
Farmer confidence in Tasmania has dropped to a three-year low off the back of major flooding in the state's north and retrospective cuts to milk prices.
Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) staff from across the country have begun a fortnight of industrial action following failed negotiations over pay and conditions.