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TAS Country : October 21st 2010
Friday, October 22, 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 19 25 26- 31 33 26 24 16 27 64 44 34 62 35 83 13 17 31 16 12 367 34 18 26 26 25 19 30 40 36 20 11 10 0 139- 15 23 32 33 25 26 17 19- 14- 16 24 19 28 48- 39 22 21- 53 28 29 FRIDAY: Cloud increasing but mostly fine before rain develops about the west late in the day then extends to the remainder in the evening. Mild to warm with moderate to fresh north to northwest winds. SATURDAY: Patchy rain clearing the northeast early with isolated showers persisting about the west, south and east. Fine elsewhere. Cooler with moderate to fresh southwest winds. SUNDAY: Isolated showers about the east and north, extending to the west later. Fine otherwise. Locally cold at first then a cool day with winds tending light to moderate northeast to northwesterly. Rainfall (mm) 400mm 300mm 200mm 150mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 15mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm WEEK ENDING WEDNESDAY 20/10/10 Rainfall (mm) 800mm 600mm 400mm 300mm 200mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm MONTH TO DATE 1/10/10 -- 20/10/10 Rainfall (mm) 1200mm 800mm 600mm 400mm 300mm 200mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 10mm 2mm 0mm YEAR TO DATE 1/1/10 -- 20/10/10 Crossword No 9872 Cryptic Clues Solution No 9871 Solution next issue 15 A spark wrecked wind- cheaters 17 Bush water source back at the external network 18 Supplies with guns in farm sectors ACROSS 2 Free of cost 7 Adhesive substance 8 Circular band 9 Unemployed 10 Finishes 11 Design for a particular taste 13 Dodged 16 Take a walk 18 Zone 19 Exist unperceived 20 Cosy 21 Female horse 22 Disturb persistently DOWN 1 Exits 2 Showed the way 3 Communists 4 One who abstains from intoxicating drink 5 Small crustacean 6 Extinct clumsy flightless bird 12 Branches out 14 An adequate quantity 15 Hooded jackets 17 Water storage structure 18 Upper limbs Straight Clues ACROSS 2 A grist mixture without charge 7 It sticks early gladiators at the end of the queue 8 A jockey reduced -- whoopee! 9 Lied about doing nothing 10 Completes bowling segments 11 A caudal appendage or a draper? 13 Found a way round a team that walked 16 A constitutional promenade 18 The locality of a caesarean section 19 Lie in concealment for a slightly underhand scheme 20 Comfortable outspoken second person goes first 21 Sounds like the council head is an old grey neddy 22 Has the Royal Agricultural Society in bother DOWN 1 Reg turned letters into places of going out 2 Directed the course of a missile gone ballistic? 3 Concerning close friends from scarlet, vermilion and their like 4 A non-drinker uses a golfer's aid to become more elevated 5 On the quiet, prim up a little prawn 6 Repeatedly the same old bird 12 Spreads out taxes without early diagnoses 14 An ample supply is sufficient S AIEA ATTACHMENTS ESTOPTS SARI MENACE DDUELIR BYTE S SLOT AOSTETR LARVAE UNIT LSBALMG AVOIRDUPOIS DSEG N 1 23 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 Silver lining for our Josh WHITEFORD learner shearer Josh Hazlewood returned home a winner from last week's national quick shear competition in Hay, New South Wales. Josh, 15, came second in a field of 18 shearers from Australia and New Zealand. Josh shore two sheep and was beaten to first place by a New Zealand shearer. ''He was so pleased,'' Josh's mum Teresa Hazlewood said. ''He only got beaten by six points.'' Josh has returned to his Year 10 studies at Oatlands District School. He will be shearing at the Melton Mowbray Rodeo on November 6 and at the Scottsdale Show on November 13. aNEW LO OKfor an OLD MATE ! Whistle up some new business with a Tasmanian Country feature... Upcoming 2010 Features Oct 29 Grain Harvest Poll Dorsets White Suffolks Nov 5 Merinos Texels Nov 12 Wiltipoll Sheep Your new look Tasmanian Country offers unprecedented opportunities for display advertisements, features and advertorials. 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