Weather

Severe Weather Warning for NSW

18 June 2018 10:25 EST

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Hunter, Metropolitan and Illawarra Forecast Districts.

Issued at 10:25 am Monday, 18 June 2018.

STRONG GUSTY WINDS DEVELOPING ALONG THE COAST.

Weather Situation:
A complex low over the Tasman Sea is directing a vigorous westerly airstream over New South Wales ahead of a south to southwesterlychange which will move along the coast today..

Severe weather is no longer occurring in NSW and the ACT.

The immediate threat of severe weather has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Don't walk, ride or drive through flood water.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road.


No further warnings will be issued for this event.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 218. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.