Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for NSW

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales


Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Metropolitan Forecast District.

Issued at 2:01 pm Sunday, 17 March 2019.

Rain rates around Sydney have eased.

The immediate threat of severe weather in this area has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

Note that a separate Severe Thunderstorm Warning remains current for parts of New South Wales.

In 24 hours to 9am today, Wahroonga recorded 91mm of rain.

From 9am to 1pm today, Little Bay record 97mm of rain, Rose Bay 82 mm, and Observatory Hill 70mm.

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 or call 1300 659 218. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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