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Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

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CANCELLATION DETAILED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING

Issued at 12:27 am Wednesday, 15 October 2014.

A severe weather warning for damaging to destructive winds, heavy rainfall and
damaging surf remains in place for the Metropolitan area, however lightning
activity is decreasing and individual thunderstorm cells are becoming broadly
embedded within the rain. Warning messages will be carried within the severe
weather warning, and the situation will continue to be monitored and further
detailed severe thunderstorm warnings issued if necessary.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.
* For emergency help in floods and storms, ring the SES [NSW and ACT] on 132
500.


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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