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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for TAS

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

Cancellation of
Severe Weather Warning
for people in the Furneaux Islands and North East forecast districts.

Issued at 12:36 am EDT on Thursday 26 November 2015.

For northeastern Tasmania.

Weather Situation
A cold front is crossing northeastern Tasmania.

The Severe Weather Warning for the Furneaux Islands and North East forecast
districts has been cancelled, but the situation will continue to be monitored
and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

The State Emergency Service and Tasmania Police advise that people should:
- Supervise children closely
- Do not walk, ride or drive through flood waters
- Beware of damaged trees and power lines and take care when driving
- Listen to the ABC radio or check www.ses.tas.gov.au for further advice
For flood and storm emergency assistance, contact the SES on 132 500
No further warnings will be issued for this event.

This warning is also available through TV and Radio broadcasts; the Bureau's
website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 216. The Bureau and State Emergency
Service would appreciate this warning being broadcast regularly.
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