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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

CANCELLATION Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WIND AND DAMAGING SURF
for Lord Howe Island.

Issued at 12:17 pm EST on Thursday 28 August 2014.

Weather Situation
A low pressure system over the northern Tasman Sea is moving slowly southwards,
and is expected to pass to the east of Lord Howe Island today. Its movement
after that is uncertain, but it is expected to remain in the region through to
the weekend.

Winds and sea conditions haves eased, and are no longer expected to be damaging
today, although surf condition will remain dangerous for boating, surfing,
swimming and rockfishing.
The NSW State Emergency Service advise you:
* Stay out of the water and stay well away from surf-exposed areas.

For emergency help, ring the Lord Howe Island Police on [02] 6563 2199.


No further warnings will be issued for this event.

This warning is available through radio broadcasts; the Bureau's website at
www.bom.gov.au and via phone number 1300 659 218.



The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate this warning being
broadcast regularly.

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