Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Central, East Gippsland, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.
Issued at 5:44 pm Tuesday, 12 February 2019.
Vigorous cold front on Tuesday.
A vigorous cold front over eastern Victoria will clear the east of the State this evening
Severe weather is no longer occurring in Victoria.
The immediate threat of severe weather has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
Strongest observed wind gusts:
106km/h at Mt Hotham
102km/h at Falls Creek
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 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.