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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for VIC

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology


Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Central and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.

Issued at 2:11 am Friday, 8 December 2017.

A low pressure trough crossing the State will clear northeast Victoria Friday morning.

Severe weather is no longer occurring in Victoria.

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

Rainfall summary to 2.00am Friday:

Metropolitan Melbourne has recorded 10-20mm over western suburbs and broadly 25-35mm over eastern suburbs. Some isolated higher totals have been recorded and include:

61mm at Rowville

47mm at Doncaster

45mm at Springvale

Outside the Melbourne area the highest totals are:

40mm at Stradbroke West (east of Traralgon)

36mm at Lang Lang

34mm at Tanjil South.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines;
* Don't walk, ride or drive through flood water;
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains;
* Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road;

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 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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