Weather

Severe Weather Warning for VIC

6 November 2018 20:58 EDT

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Central, East Gippsland, Northern Country, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.

Issued at 8:58 pm Tuesday, 6 November 2018.

Weather Situation:

Severe weather is no longer occurring in Victoria.

While there are still thunderstorms in Victoria's far northeast the immediate threat of severe weather due to heavy rainfall has passed. 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 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.