Weather Warnings - Flood Watch
CANCELLATION OF FLOOD WATCH FOR THE WEST COAST, NORTH WEST PASTORAL AND LOWER
EYRE PENINSULA DISTRICTS
Issued at 10:45 am CDT on Tuesday 2 February 2016
By the Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia.
Ex-TC Stan is centred over northern St Vincent's Gulf is weakening and moving
steadily eastwards to reach the NE Vic border late this afternoon.
Areas of rain are still continuing over the southeast of the State with local
falls of 10 to 30 mm possible. This rain will contract eastwards and clear late
afternoon or early evening with some showers to follow over the agricultural
Rainfall totals of 40 to 80 mm were recorded over the West Coast and Lower Eyre
Peninsula districts up until 9am this morning.
Local flash flooding occurred in Port Lincoln and standing water in the area is
expected to clear during the day. No further flooding is expected in these
areas for this event.
People living or working close to rivers or creeks should monitor the latest
weather forecasts and warnings.
For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/sa/
No further flood watches will be issued for this event.
The Cloncurry Shire Council in north-west Queensland has received more than $800,000 in State Government funding to address the town's stormwater drainage issues.
Backyards in Queanbeyan and parts of Canberra have been covered with "golf-ball sized" hailstones and the roof of a supermarket has partially collapsed after a storm hit the region.