Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Severe Weather Warning
for people in the Goldfields, Eucla and South East Coastal forecast districts.
Issued at 7:07 pm WST on Wednesday 27 November 2013.
People in parts of WA bounded by Kalgoorlie to Balgair to Eyre to Israelite Bay to Norseman to Southern Cross are advised that the warning has been CANCELLED.
A surface trough combined with a middle level feature has brought areas of
heavy rain and thunderstorms over southeastern parts of Western Australia, but
the middle level feature has weakened along with rainfall recorded.
The Severe Weather Warning for parts of the Goldfields, Eucla and South East
Coastal forecast districts has been cancelled, but 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.