Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Canberra


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Canberra

for Canberra and Queanbeyan.

Issued at 8:24 pm Tuesday, 18 February 2020.

cancellation severe thunderstorm warning - canberra for the following areas:
Canberra
Severe thunderstorms are no longer affecting Canberra and Queanbeyan. The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
Warning for the following areas:
New South Wales Anonymous Locale 1

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.
* For emergency help in floods and storms, ring the SES (NSW and ACT) on 132 500.
A more general severe thunderstorm warning remains current for the Illawarra, South Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, Snowy Mountains and parts of the Metropolitan, Central West Slopes and Plains, South West Slopes, Riverina and Australian Capital Territory districts.

No further warnings will be issued for this event.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 210. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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