Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning
Queensland Regional Office
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CANCELLATION SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
Issued at 5:00 am Friday, 31 March 2017.
A severe weather is current for southeast Queensland for Destructive Winds,
Abnornally High Tides and Dangerous Surf. This has been combined into Severe
Weather Warning 1.
Please refer to http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDQ20032.html for this
Severe Weather Warning 2 has been CANCELLED.
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.
No further warnings will be issued for this event.
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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