Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for NSW


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning

for Hunter, Metropolitan and Illawarra Forecast Districts.

Issued at 10:22 pm Tuesday, 12 November 2019.

Weather Situation
A strong cold front has been moving through New South Wales and the ACT today, accompanied by vigorous westerly winds. The front has also brought a gusty southerly buster to the coastal fringe of the Illawarra, Sydney and Hunter districts.
cancellation severe weather warning for the following areas:
Hunter, Metropolitan and Illawarra
Severe weather is no longer occurring in NSW and the ACT.
The immediate threat of severe weather has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
A gust of 98 km/h was recorded at Nerriga at 2:03 pm.
A gust of 91 km/h was recorded at Nowra at 1:41 pm.
A gust of 91 km/h was recorded at Bombala at 8:59 am.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Don't walk, ride or drive through flood water.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road.

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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