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Weather Warnings - Road Weather Alert

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Cancellation of
Road Weather Alert for Tasmania

Issued at 9:52 am EST on Wednesday 20 June 2018.

The road weather alert for the Midlands, 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.
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