Weather Warnings - Road Weather Alert
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania
for North East and East Coast forecast districts.
Issued at 5:25 pm EDT on Thursday 19 January 2017.
Reduced visibility in heavy rain will make road conditions dangerous during
Friday morning in parts of the North East and East Coast forecast districts.
For information on any road closures, please contact your local council or the Police.
The next alert will be issued by 11:00 pm EDT Thursday.
Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.