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TAS Country : December 8th 2011
Friday, December 9, 2011 Tasmanian Country 27 Crossword No 9930 Cryptic Clues Solution No 9929 Solution next issue 16 Boats built to brag about 18 Eradicate to keep first run of shrimp-like crustaceans 20 That s little brother around the frame for holding the coffin ACROSS 1 Throw 4 Stepped 7 Public notes (4,7) 9 Time period 10 Sew temporarily 12 Therefore 13 Songs of praise 15 Part of ear 17 Requested 19 Globe 21 Test 22 An instrument 23 One from Malaysia DOWN 1 Team sportsmen 2 Thoughts 3 Early sailing vessel 4 Tasty dish 5 Uncluttered 6 Low feelings 8 Lock of hair 11 Unit of heat 14 Explosive mixture 16 Brag 18 Ocean organisms 20 Coffin carrier Straight Clues ACROSS 1 Cast to have a good time 4 Stepped out of space directed 7 Check post of public information notes (4,7) 9 Changes are in time 10 Graduate set out way to cook meat ... 12 ...asaresultgoreis replaced 13 Airs of devotion in beginners of happy young men now seen 15 Part of ear s possible organ projection 17 Requested Japanese drink mixed for daughter 19 Sphere in superior body 21 Inspection of a list of questions to be used 22 Star holding first Indian instrument 23 Malady, but not bad ending, for an Asian personDOWN 1 They re players in league, maybe, or union possibly rules 2 Olden times with one s thoughts 3 It s good with all you old ones back in place to cook 4 Lightly touch the last tasty little spread 5 Net result to get rid of... 6 ... the Blues non-spy ceded in error 8 Lock in your mattresses 11 Another meter would show this unit of heat 14 Reversed article on hand for fiery aluminium soap DISMEMBERS IL ONL APRON LUCRE B P ELE SCREAMS ALP CAPTVL OWL OBSCENE NLS R S DRIFT VIEWS EEL MA DISPENSERS 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 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 CENTRAL PLATEAU Bronte Heights Derwent Bridge Hermitage Interlaken Lake Augusta East Lake St Clair Liaweenee Waddamana MIDLANDS Campbell Town Llewellyn Melton Mowbray Mt Morriston Mt Seymour Ross AFW Tunnack York Plains EAST COAST Avoca Bicheno Fingal Forestry Lake Leake Mathinna Pioneer St Helens St Marys Swansea Upper Esk KING & FLINDERS ISLANDS 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 0.7 0.2 0- 19/9 0.2 0.4 0.21 6 26 16 17 11 14 28 2 3 19 3 3 26 3 13 4 24/8 14 105 11 24 18 10 223 4 4 26 42 3 6 913 2-223284 3 157 11- -1-52 Rainfall (mm) 400mm 300mm 200mm 150mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 15mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm WEEK ENDING WEDNESDAY 7/12/11 MONTH TO DATE 1/12/11 -- 7/12/11 Rainfall (mm) 3200mm 2400mm 1800mm 1200mm 900mm 600mm 400mm 300mm 200mm 100mm 50mm 0mm YEAR TO DATE 1/1/11 -- 7/12/11 Rainfall (mm) 400mm 300mm 200mm 150mm 100mm 50mm 25mm 15mm 10mm 5mm 1mm 0mm FRIDAY: Scattered showers developing about the west, south and central areas during the day, with isolated showers developing elsewhere later. Possible early fog patches. The risk of thunderstorms in the south and the Derwent Valley during the afternoon and evening. A mild to warm day with light to moderate north to northeasterly winds. Afternoon coastal sea breezes in the south. SATURDAY: Isolated showers in the north and southwest, increasing and extending statewide during the day. Mild to warm, with light to moderate and generally northerly winds and afternoon coastal sea breezes in the south. SUNDAY: Showers throughout, tending scattered by early afternoon then isolated about the south by evening. Mild to warm with light winds and afternoon coastal sea breezes. Record crop tipped AUSTRALIA is set to produce a record wheat crop. According to a forecast by the Australian Bureau of Agriculture and Resource Economics and Sciences re- leased this week, the nation's growers should harvest 28.29 million tonnes of wheat this year. The forecast was 400,000 tonnes more than the record of 27.89 million tonnes set last year. Winter crop production was tipped to set a new record of 43.43 million tonnes. The previous record was 43.39 mil- lion tonnes in 2003-04. 2037922-111209 Delivered 6am* weekly to wherever you are. Visit themercury.com.au today to subscribe elivered to your PC or mobile device 6am (AEST) daily. News so fresh, you can smell the Country y in touch with the rural news from home wherever you are in the world with the Tasmanian Country Digital Edition. asmanian Country digital edition is an exact replica of your weekly edition, providing the same reading experience, but with many other features and enhancements. Subscribe today for just $25 for six-months. *De Sta The Ta
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