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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Damaging Winds and Heavy Rainfall for People in Parts of Kimberley District

Sat 19:47 WST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS and HEAVY RAINFALL

For people in parts of Kimberley district.

Issued at 7:47 pm Saturday, 19 January 2019.

Weather Situation: At 7:40pm radar imagery displayed a line of potentially severe thunderstorms moving over the Dampier Peninsula towards Broome. Thunderstorms may impact Broome from 8:30pm this evening.

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds and heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Broome, Beagle Bay, Cape Leveque and Lombadina.

Storms could cause DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY.

The overall weather pattern is not unusual for this time of year but severe weather may occur in some parts of the warning area.

A wind gust of 106 km/h was recorded at Derby Airport at 5:26pm.

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* If outside find safe shelter away from trees, power lines, storm water drains and streams.
* Close your curtains and blinds, and stay inside away from windows.
* Unplug electrical appliances and do not use land line telephones if there is lightning.
* If there is flooding, create your own sandbags by using pillow cases filled with sand and place them around doorways to protect your home.
* If boating, swimming or surfing leave the water.
* Do not drive into water of unknown depth and current.
* Slow down and turn your headlights on.
* Be alert and watch for hazards on the road such as fallen power lines and loose debris.
* If it is raining heavily and you cannot see, pull over and park with your hazard lights on until the rain clears.


The next warning is due to be issued by 10:50 pm.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 213. The Bureau and Department of Fire and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

Coastal wind warning

Coastal Wind Warning for South Australian Waters.

Sat 22:00 CDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Marine Wind Warning Summary for South Australia
Issued at 10:00 pm CDT on Saturday 19 January 2019
for the period until midnight CDT Saturday 19 January 2019.

Wind Warnings for Saturday 19 January
Cancellation for the following areas:
Spencer Gulf and Gulf St Vincent

The next Marine Wind Warning Summary will be issued when required.

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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at
http://www.bom.gov.au/sa/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and
weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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Coastal wind warning

Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Sat 22:00 EDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Issued at 4:05 pm EDT on Saturday 19 January 2019
for the period until midnight EDT Saturday 19 January 2019.

Wind Warnings for Saturday 19 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Hunter Coast
Cancellation for the following areas:
Macquarie Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:10 am EDT Sunday.

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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at
http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and
weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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Coastal wind warning

Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Sat 22:00 EDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:00 pm EDT on Saturday 19 January 2019
for the period until midnight EDT Sunday 20 January 2019.

Wind Warnings for Saturday 19 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound, East of Flinders Island,
South East Coast and South West Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
South West Lakes

Wind Warnings for Sunday 20 January
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
South East Coast and South West Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:00 am EDT Sunday.

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Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at
http://www.bom.gov.au/tas/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and
weather conditions for these coastal zones.
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Severe thunderstorm advice

Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rainfall) for Mid North Coast, Hunter and Northern Tablelands

Sat 20:08 EDT
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

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Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning
For people in Mid North Coast, Hunter and Northern Tablelands Forecast Districts.

Issued at 8:08 pm Saturday, 19 January 2019.

Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in NSW and the ACT.

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:
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Don't walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.
* For emergency help in floods and storms, ring the SES (NSW and ACT) on 132 500.


Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 218. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

Fire weather warning

Fire Weather Warning for Coastal Central West, Gascoyne, Lower West, Inland Central West - North, Nelson & Upper Great Southern

Sat 16:07 WST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Coastal Central West, Gascoyne, Lower West (including Perth), Inland
Central West - North, Nelson and Upper Great Southern fire weather districts.

Issued at 4:07 pm WST on Saturday 19 January 2019.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions expected during Sunday with fresh and gusty
northeasterly winds during the morning and gusty sea breezes during the
afternoon.

For Sunday 20 January:

Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Gascoyne Coast

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
Coastal Central West, Lower West (including Perth), Gascoyne Inland, Inland
Central West - North, Nelson and Upper Great Southern

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.dfes.wa.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.dfes.wa.gov.au.

The next warning will be issued by 5:00 am WST Sunday.

Fire weather warning

Fire Weather Warning for West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Gascoyne Coast and Coastal Central West - North

Sat 09:52 WST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Gascoyne
Coast and Coastal Central West - North fire weather districts.

Issued at 9:52 am WST on Saturday 19 January 2019.

Weather Situation
Very hot and dry conditions persisting through much of the State. Fresh and
gusty afternoon sea breezes over coastal parts of the Gascoyne, Central West
and through the western Pilbara.

For the rest of Saturday 19 January:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts:
West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Gascoyne Coast and
Coastal Central West - North

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises you to:
- Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.
- Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station,
www.dfes.wa.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.
- Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.
For information on preparing for bushfires go to www.dfes.wa.gov.au.

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will
continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.
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