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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

CANCELLATION Severe Weather Warning
for Damaging Surf
for Lord Howe Island.

Issued at 10:18 am EST on Saturday 26 May 2018.

HEADLINE: LARGE SOUTHERLY SWELL HAS EASED

Weather Situation
A low pressure system near the North Island of New Zealand is moving slowly
east and has generated a large south/southwesterly swell across the Tasman Sea.

Waves have eased to below 5 metres and are expected to ease further this
evening. The severe weather warning for damaging surf at Lord Howe Island has
been cancelled.


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The NSW State Emergency Service advise you:
* check your property regularly for erosion or inundation by sea water, and if
necessary raise goods and electrical items.
* 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 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 this warning being
broadcast regularly.
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