Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
South Australia Regional Office
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CANCELLATION SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
Issued at 11:28 pm Thursday, 20 October 2016.
Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in South Australia.
Thunderstorms are still possible overnight. However, the immediate threat of
severe thunderstorms has passed and the situation will continue to be monitored.
Further warnings will be issued if necessary.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road.
* Don't drive, ride or walk through flood water.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 215. The Bureau and State Emergency
Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
Parts of western and southern New South Wales are still underwater, despite rain easing across most of the state in recent weeks.
Mildura houseboat operators are moving their fleets off the Murray River to the Darling River because of rising water levels, faster flows, and increased debris.
Floods and heavy rains in Victoria have caused mosquito numbers to soar, prompting the state's health authorities to issue an early warning.