Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for VIC


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning - Melbourne Area

for Western Port, Mornington Peninsula and South East Local Warning Areas.

Issued at 7:13 pm Friday, 14 August 2020.

Thunderstorms are producing heavy rainfall.

Weather Situation
A humid and unstable air mass over Victoria is generating slow moving thunderstorms.

Warnings for Friday 14 August

cancellation severe thunderstorm warning - melbourne area for the following areas:
Western Port, Mornington Peninsula and South East
Severe thunderstorms are no longer affecting the Melbourne Area. The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Stay away from fallen powerlines always assume they are live.
* Stay safe by avoiding dangerous hazards, such as floodwater, mud, debris, damaged roads and fallen trees.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.

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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