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TAS Country : September 23rd 2010
Friday, September 24, 2010 Tasmanian Country 31 Weather NORTHERN Burnie Cressy Devonport Elliott Erriba Forthside Launceston Meander Scottsdale Smithton WEST COAST Rosebery Savage River Strahan Strathgordon Waratah Zeehan SOUTHEAST Bagdad Campania Dover Geeveston Grove Hobart Huonville Premaydena Woodbridge DERWENT VALLEY Bothwell Bushy Park Maydena New Norfolk Ouse Tarraleah Victoria Valley EAST COAST Avoca Bicheno Fingal Forestry Mathinna Pioneer St Helens St Marys Swansea MIDLANDS Llewellyn Melton Mowbray Mt Morriston Mt Seymour Oatlands Ross AFW Tunnack York Plains CENTRAL PLATEAU Bronte Heights Butlers Gorge Cradle Valley Derwent Bridge Hermitage Interlaken Lake Augusta East Lake St Clair Liaweenee Waddamana KING & FLINDERS ISLAND King Is AP Melbourne Bay Naracoopa Flinders Is AP Memana TASMANIAN RAINFALL WEEKLY RAINFALL BULLETIN OUTLOOK "Tce" is a trace (< 0.1 mm) of rain rain (mm) rain (mm) AGRICULTURAL OBSERVATIONS BULLETIN FOR TASMANIA www.bom.gov.au/products/IDT65176.shtml 4 0 0- 17 0.8 0.23 09 95 57 33 131 43 93 17 27 45 23 28 27- 28 13 33 48 38 26 41/8 26 47 - 0 0 0- 0-1 57 142 4 0 12- 8- 0.4 157 38 53- 65 287- 65 5 28 FRIDAY: Morning rain about the west and south, with showers elsewhere, contracting to the west and north during the day. Cool to mild with fresh to locally strong west to northwest winds. SATURDAY: Scattered showers about the north and west with isolated showers elsewhere, contracting to the west and far south during the morning. Cool to locally mild with fresh west to northwest winds. SUNDAY: Scattered showers about the west with isolated showers elsewhere, mainly about the north. Cool to mild with fresh northwest winds. Rainfall (mm) 400mm 300mm 200mm 150mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 15mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm WEEK ENDING WEDNESDAY 22/9/10 Rainfall (mm) 800mm 600mm 400mm 300mm 200mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm MONTH TO DATE 1/9/10 -- 22/9/10 Rainfall (mm) 1200mm 800mm 600mm 400mm 300mm 200mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 10mm 2mm 0mm YEAR TO DATE 1/1/10 -- 22/9/10 Locust plague on the wing THE biggest locust plague in Victoria since 1974 has begun, with about 70 reports of hatchings across the Mallee in the past few days. Farmers have reported young lo- custs emerging from their subter- ranean nests at Werrimull, Carwarp, Irymple, Sea Lake, Manangatang and Ultima. The Department of Primary Indus- tries Locust Incident Control Centre at Mildura was inspecting priority sites around Werrimull yesterfday, as well as at Sea Lake and Robinvale. Farmers and other landholders con- tinued to report locust activity to the DPI Locust Hotline, with a total of 118 reports hatchings so far. ''Everyone's got their chemicals ready,'' agronomist Matthew Witney said. Crossword No 9868 Cryptic Clues Solution No 9867 Solution next issue 16 Soundly against the amount paid as one's share 17 Don't work for a piece of bread 19 The foreigner points to a well-defined passage ACROSS 2 Articles of clothing 6 Amusement show 7 A period of polo play 10 Among 11 Observes 12 Stingy 15 Travel by sea 18 Blacksmiths' blocks 20 Bury 21 Skating enclosure 22 Brochures DOWN 1 Heat 2 Classes 3 Capable of correction 4 Flightless birds 5 Seize 8 Retained 9 Actors' undertones 10 Charge with a crime 13 Leave out 14 Cleaves 16 Poker stake 17 Idle away time 19 Narrow alley Straight Clues ACROSS 2 Arm without fellow's apparel 6 Just a bazaar 7 They say an illegal bowler makes a short ankle-length boot 10 Inter alia, otherwise it's mad! 11 Notices limited horse establishments 12 Mean to shut a bunch of five acquired lately 15 Firstly select a heartless individual to go by water 18 Secretly nails about five farriers' benches 20 Inter absent ombuds- men in hiding 21 A section of a bowling green right before disturbed relatives 22 Part of the greenery allows for dodgers DOWN 1 Moderately hot armed conflict on the mountain top 2 Sorts red gas out 3 Capable of being put right when otherwise certifiable 4 Close relations to the ostriches collect discarded betting tickets 5 Help oneself to acquire something 8 Provided for kinetic energy part-time, initially 9 A team's remarks incidental to the main subject 10 Point the finger at early accountants' employment 13 Fail to include in room items 14 Puts an end to parts SAHA RECOMPENSE IOPAKID GROWL VEER H PRETENDED T I T E SHATTERED B AVER ARENA ALEIZBT TRAMPOLINE TSRT 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 aNEW LO OKfor an OLD MATE ! 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