Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning
Severe Weather Warning
for people in the South West and Central forecast districts.
Issued at 3:27 pm EST on Sunday 22 May 2016.
A strong cold front is expected to move into western Victoria on Sunday night.
Gusty northerly winds will remain ahead of the front, however damaging winds
gusts are not expected.
The Severe Weather Warning for the South West and Central forecast districts
has been cancelled, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further
warnings will be issued if necessary.
Mount William recorded a gust of 95 km/h at 9:53am this morning.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
- Keep clear of fallen power lines.
- Don't drive, ride or walk through flood water.
- Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
- Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road.
For emergency help in floods and storms, ring your local SES Unit 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 1300-659-217*.
The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate this warning being
Southern parts of South Australia are battling the wind and rain.
Adelaide is poised to smash its May rainfall average as the city braces for further heavy rain.
A southwesterly change will finally bring cooling to parts of QLD.