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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning

Bureau of Meteorology
Queensland Regional Office


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CANCELLATION SEVERE WEATHER WARNING

Issued at 2:42 pm Saturday, 16 July 2016.

Severe weather is no longer occurring in QUEENSLAND.

The immediate threat of heavy rainfall and damaging wind gusts has passed,
however steady rainfall is expected to continue in the Capricornia district
today. The situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be
issued if necessary.

Flood Watches are current for various rivers and streams; see
www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/ for the latest flood information.





Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it's flooded, forget it.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132 500.


Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 219. The Bureau and Queensland Fire
and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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