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Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Cancellation of
Severe Thunderstorm Warning
for the Goldfields and South Interior forecast districts.

Issued at 3:57 pm WST on Sunday 31 January 2016.

People in parts of WA in an area bounded by Giles to Carnegie to Wiluna to Leinster to Leonora to Forrest to Giles are advised that the Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been CANCELLED.

Thunderstorms are no longer forecast to be SEVERE this afternoon. Ex-Tropical
Cyclone Stan will track southeastwards through the Interior overnight bringing
the risk of DAMAGING WINDS and HEAVY RAINFALL which could lead to FLASH
FLOODING. Refer to the severe weather warning {IDW28001] for the situation.

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.

The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.

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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