Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Severe Weather Warning
for people in the West and South Gippsland forecast district.
Issued at 10:42 am EST on Friday 18 July 2014.
A cold front has moved to the east of Victoria with strong southwesterly winds
in its wake.
The Severe Weather Warning for parts of the West and South Gippsland forecast
district has been cancelled, but the situation will continue to be monitored
and further warnings will be issued if necessary. South strong gusts may still
be possible around Wilsons Promontory until this evening.
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