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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for NSW

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales


Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Illawarra, South Coast and Snowy Mountains Forecast Districts.

Issued at 4:07 pm Saturday, 12 May 2018.

A deep low pressure system over the western Tasman Sea is directing vigorous south to southwesterly winds across New South Wales. Conditions have eased somewhat this afternoon as the low moves gradually away to the east.

Damaging Winds are no longer affecting land areas of NSW and the ACT.

Note that a Severe Weather Warning for Damaging Surf remains current. Refer to www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings for details.

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