Weather

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

18 February 2020 23:19 EDT

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning

for Central, East Gippsland, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.

Issued at 11:19 pm Tuesday, 18 February 2020.

Weather Situation

cancellation severe thunderstorm warning for the following areas:
Central, East Gippsland, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland
Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in Victoria.
The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms 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:
* Stay away from fallen powerlines always assume they are live.
* Stay safe by avoiding dangerous hazards, such as floodwater, mud, debris, damaged roads and fallen trees.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.

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 659 210. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.