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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Severe Weather Warning
for Lord Howe Island.

Issued at 6:03 pm EST on Thursday 13 August 2015.

Weather Situation
A low pressure system off the southern NSW coast is deepening while moving to
the east/southeast, and is expected to generate vigorous west to southwesterly
winds over Lord Howe Island this evening.
Damaging winds averaging 65 km/h with gusts around 90 km/h are likely tonight.

The NSW State Emergency Service advise you:

* Stay indoors away from windows and keep children indoors.

For emergency help ring Lord Howe Island Police on [02] 6563 2199.
The next warning will be issued by Thursday 11pm (EST).

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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