|Little Hope For Fishermen|
Police hold little hope of finding two fishermen missing in waters off south west Tasmania alive.
The operation has now been scaled down - with the rescue chopper and ground crew being sent back to Hobart. The PV Van Dieman has replaced the Vigilant after arriving from Strahan a short time ago. It’s hoped the weather will abate so police divers can search waters surrounding Point Lucy at Port Davey - where 31 year old Tim Whayman and 29 year old Ben Clarke went missing while setting cray pots on Sunday night.
Inspector Stuart Scott says they have some idea of what happened to the two
LAUNCESTON - Rain at times. Max: 12
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Wednesday - Partly cloudy. Min: 1 Max: 14
Thursday - Partly cloudy. Min: 2 Max: 14
Friday - Shower or two developing. Min: 2 Max: 15
Saturday - Mostly sunny. Min: 2 Max: 15
Sunday - Partly cloudy. Min: 2 Max: 15