Weather Warnings - Road Weather Alert

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Road Weather Alert for Sydney

for all suburbs

Issued at 04:29 PM EDT on Thursday 16 January 2020

Road weather alert for slippery roads and reduced visibility in heavy rain for the following areas:
all suburbs
Slippery roads and reduced visibility in heavy rain with thunderstorms may make driving conditions dangerous later Thursday afternoon and evening in all suburbs.

Motorists are advised to take extreme care.
For information on any road closures, please contact your local council or the Police.

The next alert will be issued by 11:00 pm EDT Thursday.
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