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AUDIO NEWS RELEASE: Weather warnings for Tasmania


Meteorologist Brooke Oakley from the Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania discusses:

- South Eastern area experienced heavy rainfall overnight, which has extended to the north east today.

- Winds of 131 km/h at Mt Wellington/kunyani, other areas have experienced over 100 km/h winds.

- Heavy rain eases by this evening, winds ease overnight.

- Saturday will see showers but will be much lower at 2-5mm, possibly 5-10mm in elevated areas.

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This audio is current as of 3pm on Friday, 11 May 2018.

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