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TAS Country : March 10th 2011
Friday, March 11, 2011 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 Campbell Town Llewellyn Melton Mowbray Mt Morriston Mt Seymour 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 81 12- 12/8 11 12 6 33 4 1697 28 13 13 22 852 12 6 - 5 10 13 6 8 6 12 12 1 413 163- 10 138 269 17 225- 4332 5 16- 13569 2266 FRIDAY: Fine apart from early drizzle about the north and east, redeveloping about the north in the evening. Mild with light to moderate east to northeasterly winds, fresh about the far northwest. Afternoon coastal sea breezes about the west. SATURDAY: Scattered showers about the north, extending to the west and south during the day. Fine in the east. Mild to warm, with moderate northwest to northeasterly winds. SUNDAY: Scattered showers about the west, far south and at first about the northeast. Mainly fine elsewhere. Mild with moderate west to southwest winds, freshening during the afternoon and tending more southerly about the east coast. Rainfall (mm) 400mm 300mm 200mm 150mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 15mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm WEEK ENDING WEDNESDAY 9/3/11 Rainfall (mm) 800mm 600mm 400mm 300mm 200mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm MONTH TO DATE 1/3/11 -- 9/3/11 Rainfall (mm) 1200mm 800mm 600mm 400mm 300mm 200mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 10mm 2mm 0mm YEAR TO DATE 1/1/11 -- 9/3/11 Crossword No 9891 Cryptic Clues Solution No 9890 Solution next issue soul transportation 17 Bosses sometimes accompany tails 18 Lug back to the first choice deep narrow valley 19 Goes with sets of playing cards ACROSS 5 Rich abundance 7 Biblical vessel 8 Clothe 10 Ages 12 Learned persons 14 Coarse materials 20 Demonstrative joy 21 Customary 22 Knack 23 Removed utterly DOWN 1 Outdo 2 Ground meal 3 Afterwards 4 Barely sufficient 5 Boarder 6 Scottish Gaelic 9 Blockade 11 Fertile desert places 13 Grinned 15 Hideous monster 16 Extreme 17 Chiefs 18 Deep ravine 19 Sets of garments Straight Clues ACROSS 5 A profusion of splendour 7 Embarking in a wooden boat 8 Treat wounds, using a formal costume 10 Vast periods of time on the nose 12 Those who can read and write treat lies differently 14 Rugged times for food fibres 20 Giggle exuberantly in delight 21 Familiar country with you at loggerheads 22 A last resort for painting and the like 23 After a time, the transplanted cat died and was destroyed DOWN 1 Surpass ten and fifty, they say 2 Go first and stir up corn to be ground 3 Subsequently behind time right to the end 4 Starting from scratch, the six-footer is inadequate 5 Old Reg turned into a paying guest 6 Relating to the Highland celts in Jersey 9 An offensive prolonged endeavour to overcome resistance 11 So seachanges become places providing welcome relief from discomfort 13 Misled characters and displayed a kindly look 15 A demon found in bog reeds 16 To the nth degree in S UNDERCOVER NA HOE D M DESIGNS RIPSAW DREW E IOIE SUFFRAGETTE SIYL T EARN DELETE DREADED D N IVA AE DAYDREAMER 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 141516 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 Tassie lifts milk share AUSTRALIAN milk production drop- ped slightly in December, but remained ahead of last season on a year-to-date basis. According to Dairy Australia's Milk Production Report, the national herd produced 5.1 billion litres for the season to December, 0.1 per cent above the same period in 2009. But milk production was down 1.7 per cent for December, compared with 2009. Victoria still produced the most milk, increasing its share of the output by 0.3 per cent to 66.3 per cent. Tasmania also increased its share, up from 7.2 per cent to 7.5 per cent. The Weekly Times aNEW LOOKfor an OLD MATE ! Following recent changes made to Tasmanian Country, our delivery arrangements will also be changing. Australia Post will continue to deliver Tasmania s favourite country newspaper and the ser vice will be expanded. o e ea ers who currently have their copy delivered via their local Post ffice may cease to do so under the new arrangements. or delivery en uiries please contact our customer ser vice staff on . an o for your support from the team at Tasmanian Country.
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