Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Severe Weather Warning
for damaging winds
for people in the West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland forecast
Issued at 10:30 am EDT on Friday 27 March 2015.
A complex low pressure system over Bass Strait will reach the east of Tasmania
DAMAGING WINDS around 60 km/h with peak gusts of 90 km/h are forecast for parts
of the West and South Gippsland and East Gippsland forecast districts.
Wilsons Promontory recorded a gust to 90 km/h at 10am.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
- Move vehicles under cover or away from trees.
- Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony.
- Keep clear of fallen power lines.
For emergency help in floods and storms, ring your local SES Unit on 132 500.
The next warning will be issued by 5:00 pm EDT Friday.
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