Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Severe Weather Warning
for people in the South Coastal and Great Southern forecast districts.
Issued at 1:46 pm WST on Saturday 26 July 2014.
People in parts of WA southwest of a line from Walpole to Narrogin to Bremer Bay, including people in, near or between Narrogin, Katanning and Albany are advised that the Severe Weather warning for
LOCALISED DAMAGING WINDS has been CANCELLED.
A cold front has weakened as it moved over southwest of the state during
While squally and showery conditions will continue in an easing trend for the
rest of Saturday, conditions are no longer expected to be severe. The situation
will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
- Keep away from flooded drains, rivers, streams and waterways.
- Be careful of fallen trees, damaged buildings and debris.
- Be carefull of fallen power lines. They are dangerous and should always be
treated as live.
- Assess your home, car and property for damage.
- If damage has occurred take photos and contact your insurance company to
organise permanent repairs.
If your home or property has significant damage, like a badly damaged roof or flooding, call the SES 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
web site at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 213.
The Bureau and Department of Fire and Emergency Services would appreciate this
warning being broadcast regularly.