Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for TAS


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology

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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in North East and Central North Forecast Districts.

Issued at 3:44 pm Monday, 10 June 2019.

Weather Situation:
Strong and gusty northerly winds along the north coast have shifted westerly and eased slightly as a cold front crossed during this afternoon.

Damaging winds are no longer occurring in Tasmania.

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

Low Head reported a mean wind speed of 76km/h and a gust of 98km/h as the cold front crossed.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Supervise children closely.
* Do not walk, ride or drive through flood waters.
* Beware of damaged trees and power lines and take care when driving.
* Listen to the ABC radio or check www.ses.tas.gov.au for further advice.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132500.


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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