Severe Weather Warning for VIC

6 January 2018 19:17 EDT

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Central, South West, West and South Gippsland and Wimmera Forecast Districts.

Issued at 7:17 pm Saturday, 6 January 2018.

Severe wind gusts associated with the cold front over parts of the Central, Southwest, West and South Gippsland and Wimmera districts are no longer expected.

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 or call 1300 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.