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Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Cancellation of
Severe Weather Warning
for people in the Eucla, South Coastal and South East Coastal forecast
districts.

Issued at 4:57 am WST on Wednesday 8 June 2016.

People in parts of WA south of a line from Albany to Lake King to Salmon Gums to Balladonia to Forrest are advised that the Severe Weather Warning for damaging winds has been CANCELLED. This includes people in or near Albany, Esperance and Eucla.

Weather Situation
A low pressure system is moving eastwards through the Bight.
Although gusty showers and thunderstorms will continue to affect the southern
and Eucla coasts today, DAMAGING WINDS ARE NO LONGER EXPECTED.

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 careful 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.
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