Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning

for Kimberley, Pilbara, Gascoyne, Goldfields, Eucla, North Interior, South Interior, Central West, Lower West, South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt districts.

Issued at 8:59 pm Wednesday, 21 October 2020.

An area of thunderstorm activity to the northeast of Norseman and moving east has weakened and severe storms are no longer expected.

Weather Situation
At 9:00pm pm satellite and radar imagery showed thunderstorms to the northeast of Norseman and moving east have weakened and are no longer severe.

Warnings for Wednesday 21 October

cancellation severe thunderstorm warning for the following areas:
Kimberley, Pilbara, Gascoyne, Goldfields, Eucla, North Interior, South Interior, Central West, Lower West, South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt
Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in WA.
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 overall weather pattern is not unusual for this time of year but severe weather may occur in some parts of the warning area.
Cancellation for the following areas:
Western Australia Anonymous Locale 1

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* Keep away from flooded drains, rivers, streams and waterways.
* Be careful of fallen trees, damaged buildings and debris.
* Be careful of fallen power lines. They are dangerous and should always be treated as live.
* Assess your home, car and property for damage.
* If damage has occurred take photos and contact your insurance company to organise permanent repairs.
* If your home or property has significant damage, like a badly damaged roof or flooding, call the SES on 132 500.

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 Department of Fire and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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