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Marine Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria Regional Office


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CANCELLATION SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

Issued at 10:38 pm Monday, 24 April 2017.

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:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.


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.
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