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Severe Weather Warning for NSW

2 December 2018 18:11 EDT

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Metropolitan, Illawarra, Central Tablelands and Southern Tablelands Forecast Districts.

Issued at 6:11 pm Sunday, 2 December 2018.

A cold front is moving over New South Wales today, generating gusty conditions in many districts.

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.

Mount Boyce automatic weather station reported gusts up to 100 km/h this morning.

Moss Vale and Sydney Airport reported gusts up to 90 km/h this afternoon.

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.