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Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

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Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning
For people in Central, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.

Issued at 4:24 pm Tuesday, 17 July 2018.

Weather Situation:
A strong cold front is crossing Victoria.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in Victoria.

The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

NOTE: THE SEVERE WEATHER WARNING FOR DAMAGING WINDS IS STILL CURRENT FOR MOST OF THE STATE.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.


Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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