Wild weather cuts power

March 8, 2023 5:39 pm in by

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169 properties at Strahan could be without power until Wednesday afternoon after wild weather lashed the state.

Areas including Waratah, Savage River, George Town and the Greater Hobart suburbs of Fern Tree and Leslie Vale were also affected.

A severe weather warning issued for damaging gusts in excess of 100 kilometres an hour in the wake of a cold front was cancelled on Wednesday morning.   

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Snow was forecast down to the 800-900 metre mark and a dusting was observed on kunanyi-Mt Wellington.