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Sheep graziers warning

Sheep Graziers Warning for the the Next Warning Will Be Issued By 11:00 Am Est Sunday

Sun 02:19 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Illawarra, South Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, South
West Slopes, Snowy Mountains and Australian Capital Territory forecast
districts.

Issued at 2:19 am EST on Sunday 26 May 2019.

Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and westerly winds
are expected during Sunday. Areas likely to be affected include the Southern
Tablelands, Snowy Mountains and Australian Capital Territory forecast districts
and parts of the Illawarra, South Coast, Central Tablelands and South West
Slopes forecast districts. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed
to these conditions.

The next warning will be issued by 11:00 am EST Sunday.

Sheep graziers warning

Sheep Graziers Warning for South Australia. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

Sat 22:57 CST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Upper South East and Lower South East forecast districts.

Issued at 10:57 pm CST on Saturday 25 May 2019.

Sheep graziers are warned that cold conditions, showers and fresh to strong
westerly winds are expected to develop with the passage of a cold front during
Sunday afternoon. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to these
conditions overnight Sunday into Monday morning.

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

Severe weather advice

for People in Parts of East Gippsland, South West, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts

Sat 22:34 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS

For people in parts of East Gippsland, South West, North East and West and South Gippsland Forecast Districts.

Issued at 10:34 pm Saturday, 25 May 2019.

Very windy conditions redeveloping about the eastern ranges and along parts of the coast late Sunday.

A series of cold fronts will cross Victoria over the coming days.

DAMAGING WINDS, averaging 60 to 70 km/h with peak gusts of around 90 km/h are expected to develop along parts of the coast Sunday evening

DAMAGING WINDS, averaging 70 to 80 km/h with peak gusts of around 110km/h are expected to develop over the peaks of the Grampians and over Alpine areas in the east (above 1200 metres) also on Sunday evening.

Locations which may be affected include Warrnambool, Portland, Wonthaggi, Falls Creek, Mt Hotham and Mt Buller.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees;
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony;
* Keep clear of fallen power lines;


The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 am AEST Sunday.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 217. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

Coastal wind warning

Coastal Wind Warning for South Australian Waters.

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

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for South Australia
Issued at 10:00 pm CST on Saturday 25 May 2019
for the period until midnight CST Sunday 26 May 2019.

Wind Warnings for Saturday 25 May
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Lower South East Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
South Central Coast

Wind Warnings for Sunday 26 May
Gale Warning for the following areas:
South Central Coast, Upper South East Coast and Lower South East Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Adelaide Metropolitan Waters, Central Coast, Spencer Gulf, Gulf St Vincent and
Investigator Strait

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:10 am CST Sunday.

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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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Severe weather advice

Severe Weather Warning for NSW

Sat 22:19 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS

For people in parts of Snowy Mountains Forecast District.

Issued at 10:19 pm Saturday, 25 May 2019.

VIGOROUS WESTERLY WINDS IN THE SOUTHEAST

Weather Situation: Damaging winds are expected ahead of a strong cold front that will move through the state Sunday into Monday.

DAMAGING WINDS, averaging 80 to 90 km/h with peak gusts in excess of 90 km/h are forecast above 1500 metres over the Snowy Mountains. Winds above 1900 metres are expected to average 80 to 90 km/h with peak gusts in excess of 120 km/h.

These winds are expected to persist throughout the weekend.

BLIZZARDS are also possible during the event.

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service recommends that back country travel be postponed until conditions improve.

Locations which may be affected include Cooma, Jindabyne, Perisher Valley, Charlotte Pass, Thredbo and Nimmitabel.

At 3:30am on Saturday morning a wind gust of 104 km/h was recorded at Thredbo Top Station.

At 9:12pm on Saturday evening a wind gust of 104 km/h was recorded at Thredbo Top Station.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees.
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony.
* Keep at least 8 metres away from fallen power lines or objects that may be energised, such as fences.
* Report fallen power lines to either Ausgrid (131 388), Endeavour Energy (131 003), Essential Energy (132 080) or Evoenergy (131 093) as shown on your power bill.
* For emergency help in floods and storms, ring your local SES Unit on 132 500.


The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 am AEST Sunday.

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.

Coastal wind warning

Coastal Wind Warning for Tasmanian Waters.

Sat 22:00 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:00 pm EST on Saturday 25 May 2019
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 26 May 2019.

Wind Warnings for Saturday 25 May
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, South East Coast, South West Coast and Central West Coast
Cancellation for the following areas:
South West Lakes and Upper East Coast

Wind Warnings for Sunday 26 May
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound,
East of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast and Central West Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Storm Bay, Lower East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:00 am EST 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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Coastal wind warning

Coastal Wind Warning for VIC

Sat 22:00 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Victoria
Issued at 10:00 pm EST on Saturday 25 May 2019
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 26 May 2019.

Wind Warnings for Saturday 25 May
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
West Coast and Central Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Central Gippsland Coast

Wind Warnings for Sunday 26 May
Gale Warning for the following areas:
West Coast, Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast and East Gippsland Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Port Phillip and Western Port

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:10 am EST Sunday.

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

Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

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

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Issued at 4:05 pm EST on Saturday 25 May 2019
for the period until midnight EST Sunday 26 May 2019.

Wind Warnings for Sunday 26 May
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Hunter Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:10 am EST 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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Severe weather advice

Severe Weather Warning

Sat 21:37 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS

For people in King Island, Furneaux Islands and parts of North East, North West Coast and Central North Forecast Districts.

Issued at 9:37 pm Saturday, 25 May 2019.

DAMAGING WINDS POSSIBLE FOR NORTHERN TASMANIA ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

A strong cold front will cross Tasmania during Sunday afternoon and evening, increasing wind speeds ahead of it.

DAMAGING WEST TO NORTHWESTERLY WINDS, averaging 60 to 70 km/h with peak gusts in excess of 100 km/h are possible about parts of the north coast and the Bass Strait Islands on Sunday afternoon and evening.

Winds are expected to ease below the warning threshold from the west during the late evening as the front clears to the east.

Locations which may be affected include Currie, Smithton, Whitemark and Bridport.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Supervise children closely.
* Check that family and neighbours are aware of warnings.
* Manage pets and livestock.
* Secure outdoor items including furniture and play equipment.
* Be prepared in case of power outages and report any outages to TasNetworks on 132 004.
* 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.


The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 am AEST Sunday.

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 216. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

Bushwalking alert

Bushwalking Alert for Western and Central Plateau

Sat 21:21 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Bush Walkers Weather Alert
for the Western and Central Plateau forecast districts.

Issued at 9:21 pm EST on Saturday 25 May 2019.

Bush walkers are advised that snow as low as 700 metres is expected during
Sunday evening. These hazardous conditions are expected to occur in parts of
the Western and Central Plateau forecast districts.

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

Sheep graziers warning

Central North and North East Forecast Districts. There Is A Risk of Losses of

Sat 21:20 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the King Island, Furneaux Islands, Central North and North East forecast
districts.

Issued at 9:20 pm EST on Saturday 25 May 2019.

Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong
northwesterly winds are expected during Sunday afternoon and evening. Areas
likely to be affected include parts of the King Island, Furneaux Islands,
Central North and North East forecast districts. There is a risk of losses of
lambs and sheep exposed to these conditions.

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

Sheep graziers warning

Sheep Graziers Warning for the Wimmera, North Central, North East, South West, Central and West and South Gippsland

Sat 16:02 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Wimmera, North Central, North East, South West, Central and West and
South Gippsland forecast districts.

Issued at 4:02 pm EST on Saturday 25 May 2019.

Sheep graziers are warned that low temperatures, showers and strong northwest
to westerly winds are expected during Sunday afternoon and evening. Areas
likely to be affected include the South West and Central forecast districts and
parts of the Wimmera, North Central, North East and West and South Gippsland
forecast districts. There is a risk of losses of lambs and sheep exposed to
these conditions.

The next warning will be issued by 11:00 pm EST Saturday.

Flood warning

Initial Flood Watch for the Huon River

Sat 15:34 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania
Note: This Flood Watch is a "heads up" for possible future flooding and is NOT
a Flood Warning.

Initial Flood Watch for the Huon River

Issued at 3:34 pm EST on Saturday 25 May 2019
By the Bureau of Meteorology, Hobart.

Flood Watch Number: 1

Additional river rises are expected during Sunday and minor flooding may
develop along the Huon River. Be aware that river rises may be rapid due to
fire impact in the catchment.

A series of cold fronts will cross Tasmania over the next few days.

In the 24 hours to 9 am Saturday, rainfall totals of 6-33 mm have been
observed. The upper catchment is relatively wet.

Additional rainfall totals of up to 15 mm are expected for the remainder of
Saturday, mostly in western parts of the catchment. Widespread rainfall totals
of 15-30 mm are expected during Sunday, with higher totals possible in elevated
areas.

Strong and dangerous flows will be a hazard over the next few days.

Catchments likely to be affected include:

Huon River

Note: This Flood Watch is a "heads up" for possible future flooding and is NOT
a Flood Warning. The Bureau of Meteorology does not provide a flood warning
service for all of the catchments covered by this flood watch. For more
information on the Flood Watch Service:
http://www.bom.gov.au/water/floods/floodWarningServices.shtml

For the latest warnings see www.bom.gov.au/tas/warnings
For the latest rainfall and river level information see www.bom.gov.au/tas/flood

For the latest weather forecast see www.bom.gov.au/tas/forecasts

Flood Safety Advice:
FloodSafe advice is available at www.ses.tas.gov.au
Road closure information is available at www.police.tas.gov.au

For emergency assistance call the SES on telephone number 132 500.
For life threatening situations, call 000 immediately.

Next issue:
The next Flood Watch will be issued by 10:00 am EST on Sunday 26 May 2019.

Flood warning

Minor Flood Warning for the Warrego River (NSW) at Fords Bridge

Fri 09:16 EST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, New South Wales

Minor Flood Warning for the Warrego River (NSW)

at Fords Bridge

Issued at 9:16 am EST on Friday 24 May 2019
Flood Warning Number: 30

MINOR FLOODING CURRENT AT FORDS BRIDGE

Minor flooding is easing along the Warrego River at Fords Bridge, where river
levels peaked Sunday evening.

Warrego River (NSW):
Minor flooding continues at Fords Bridge.

The Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash is currently at 1.79 metres and
falling.

Flood Safety Advice:
In life threatening emergencies, call 000 (triple zero) immediately. If you
require rescue, assistance to evacuate or other emergency help, ring NSW SES on
132 500.
* Avoid drowning. Stay out of rising water, seek refuge in the highest
available place.
* Prevent damage to your vehicle. Move it under cover, away from areas likely
to flood.
* Avoid being swept away. Stay out of fast-flowing creeks and storm drains.
* Never drive, ride or walk through flood water. Flood water can be deceptive
and dangerous.

For more emergency information, advice, and access to the latest river heights
and rainfall observations and forecasts:
* NSW SES: www.ses.nsw.gov.au
* RMS Live Traffic: www.livetraffic.com
* Latest River Heights and Rainfall Observations:
www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood/outerwest.shtml
* Latest NSW Warnings: www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/
* Rainfall Forecasts: www.bom.gov.au/australia/meteye/
* BOM NSW Twitter: www.twitter.com/BOM_NSW

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 10:00 am EST on Monday 27 May 2019.

Latest River Heights:
Warrego River at Barringun No. 2, 1.53, Falling, 09:00 AM FRI 24/05/19
Warrego River at Fords Bridge Bywash, 1.79, Falling, 08:15 AM FRI 24/05/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts.

Flood warning

Flood Warning for the Warburton River and its flood plains

Thu 10:17 CST
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia

Flood Warning for the Inland Rivers SA

Issued at 10:16 am CST on Thursday 23 May 2019
Flood Warning Number: 39

The water level at the Poothapoota gauge on the Warburton River is peaking.

Although the amount of water is less than the previous event, it is causing
inundation of flood plains, cutting of some roads and impacts to graziers.

Flow into Kati Thanda - Lake Eyre is expected to start increasing from next
week as new water arrives. Increased flow will then continue for a few weeks.

Warburton:
On Thursday morning the water level at Poothapoota Waterhole, just downstream
of the Goyder Lagoon, was peaking at about 5.50 metres.

Cooper Creek:
On Thursday morning the water level at Cullyamurra Waterhole was at 3.08 metres
and falling slowly. Although this flow will make it to the Coongie Lakes it is
not expected to provide inflow to Kati Thanda - Lake Eyre.

Flood Safety Advice:
People are advised to keep away from flowing water.

For flood emergency assistance contact the State Emergency Service on 132 500.

For life threatening emergencies call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

Next issue:
The next warning will be issued by 02:00 pm CST on Monday 27 May 2019.

Latest River Heights:
Diamantina River at Birdsville (DEW), 2.76, Falling, 10:30 AM THU 23/05/19
Warburton River at Poothapoota Waterhole, 5.49, Steady, 06:15 AM THU 23/05/19
Cooper Creek at Cullyamurra Waterhole, 3.08, Falling, 06:10 AM THU 23/05/19

This advice is also available by dialling 1300 659 210. Warning, rainfall and
river information are available at www.bom.gov.au/sa/flood. The latest weather
forecast is available at www.bom.gov.au/sa/forecasts.
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