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Strong Wind: Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDN20400
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales
Issued at 10:00 pm EST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight EST Friday 28 July 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 27 July
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 28 July
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:10 am EST Friday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Severe Weather: Parts of the Snowy Mountains Forecast District

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDN20032
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
for DAMAGING WINDS
For people in parts of the
Snowy Mountains Forecast District.

Issued at 10:51 pm Thursday, 27 July 2017.

VIGOROUS WINDS FOR ALPINE PEAKS

SYNOPTIC SITUATION:
Vigorous northwesterly winds are developing ahead of a cold front. Conditions
are expected to ease during Friday morning.

DAMAGING WINDS, averaging 80 to 90 km/h with peak gusts to 120 km/h, will affect
Alpine peaks above 1800 metres tonight and early Friday morning.

BLIZZARD conditions are possible.

The National Parks Service of NSW recommends that people consider postponing
back country travel until conditions improve.

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

Thredbo Top Station has reported gusts to 113 km/h this evening.

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 on 131 388, or Endeavour Energy
on 131 003 or Essential Energy on 132 080, 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 Friday.

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.

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No current warnings

No current warnings

Sheep Graziers: Cancelled Grazing districts

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDS20242
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Cancellation of Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Mount Lofty Ranges, Kangaroo Island, Flinders, Mid North, Murraylands
and Lower South East forecast districts.

Issued at 2:54 pm CST on Thursday 27 July 2017.

The Warning to Sheep Graziers has been cancelled.

No further warnings will be issued for this event.

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Strong Wind: Lower South East Coast

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDS20201
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for South Australia
Issued at 10:00 pm CST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight CST Friday 28 July 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 27 July
Strong Wind Warning for the following area:
Lower South East Coast
Cancellation for the following areas:
South Central Coast and Upper South East Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 28 July
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Lower West Coast, Central Coast, South Central Coast, Upper South East Coast
and Lower South East Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Upper West Coast

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


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Road Weather: Adelaide and the Adelaide Hills

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDS20240
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
South Australia

Road Weather Alert for Adelaide

Issued at 1:05 am CST on Friday 28 July 2017.

Reduced visibility in fog will make road conditions dangerous this morning in
the Adelaide Hills.

The SA Police advises that people should:
- Slow down and take extra care.
- Maintain a safe distance between you and the vehicle in front.
- Turn on your headlights.
For information on any road closures, please contact your local council or the Police.
The next alert will be issued by 5:00 am CST Friday.

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Gale: South West Coast

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDT20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:01 pm EST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight EST Friday 28 July 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 27 July
Gale Warning for the following area:
South West Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Storm Bay, Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, East of Flinders Island,
Upper East Coast, Lower East Coast, South East Coast and Central West Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes

Wind Warnings for Friday 28 July
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound,
East of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast, Lower East Coast, South East Coast,
South West Coast and Central West Coast

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


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Strong Wind: Storm Bay, Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, East of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast, Lower East Coast, South East Coast and Central West Coast

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDT20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Tasmania

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Tasmania
Issued at 10:01 pm EST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight EST Friday 28 July 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 27 July
Gale Warning for the following area:
South West Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Storm Bay, Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, East of Flinders Island,
Upper East Coast, Lower East Coast, South East Coast and Central West Coast
Small Craft Alert for the following areas:
Central Plateau Lakes and South West Lakes

Wind Warnings for Friday 28 July
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Far North West Coast, Central North Coast, Banks Strait and Franklin Sound,
East of Flinders Island, Upper East Coast, Lower East Coast, South East Coast,
South West Coast and Central West Coast

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


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Strong Wind: Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDV20600
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Victoria

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Victoria
Issued at 10:16 pm EST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight EST Friday 28 July 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 27 July
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Port Phillip, West Coast, Central Coast and East Gippsland Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 28 July
Gale Warning for the following area:
East Gippsland Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
West Coast, Central Coast and Central Gippsland Coast

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


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Fire Weather: Western Australia area

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDW30000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Fire Weather Warning
for the Eucla fire weather district.

Issued at 3:12 pm WST on Thursday 27 July 2017.

Weather Situation
A strong cold front moving across southwest WA combined with a high pressure
cell over southeastern Australia will direct a persistent fresh and gusty
N/NW'ly flow across the Eucla on Friday.

For Friday 28 July:

Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather district:
Eucla

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 Friday.

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Gale: Perth Local Waters, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast, Leeuwin Coast and Albany Coast

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDW20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia
Issued at 10:00 pm WST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight WST Friday 28 July 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 27 July
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast,
Leeuwin Coast and Albany Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Geraldton Coast, Esperance Coast and Eucla Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 28 July
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast,
Leeuwin Coast, Albany Coast and Esperance Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast and Eucla Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Melville Waters

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:00 am WST Friday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Strong Wind: Geraldton Coast, Esperance Coast and Eucla Coast

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDW20100
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Updated Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia
Issued at 10:00 pm WST on Thursday 27 July 2017
for the period until midnight WST Friday 28 July 2017.

Wind Warnings for Thursday 27 July
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast,
Leeuwin Coast and Albany Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Geraldton Coast, Esperance Coast and Eucla Coast

Wind Warnings for Friday 28 July
Gale Warning for the following areas:
Perth Local Waters, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast,
Leeuwin Coast, Albany Coast and Esperance Coast
Strong Wind Warning for the following areas:
Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast and Eucla Coast
Cancellation for the following area:
Melville Waters

The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:00 am WST Friday.


Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for
information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.


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Severe Weather: South West, South Coastal and parts of the South East Coastal and Great Southern districts

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDW20032
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia Regional Office

TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST

SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
for DAMAGING WINDS
For people in the
South West,
South Coastal and parts of the
South East Coastal and
Great Southern districts.

Issued at 10:24 pm Thursday, 27 July 2017.

Weather Situation

A strong cold front is forecast to affect southwest parts of the State during
the remainder of Thursday and Friday morning.

This weather system is likely to cause WIDESPREAD DAMAGING WINDS to 100
kilometres per hour that could result in DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY. DAMAGING
WINDS have developed about western parts of the Southwest Disctrict and are
expected to extend to the remainder of the warning area tonight and during
Friday morning. Conditions should begin to ease from the west Friday morning.

In isolated areas DANGEROUS GUSTS in excess of 125 kilometres per hour are
possible and could cause SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE OR DESTRUCTION TO HOMES AND
PROPERTY.

Thunderstorms are also possible throughout the warning area this evening.
Moderate falls may occur over the South West district through to early Friday
morning. Dangerous surf conditions are likely to continue Friday.

Locations which may be affected include Albany, Bunbury, Busselton, Katanning,
Manjimup, Margaret River and Mount Barker.

Cape Leeuwin recorded a wind gust of 107 kilometres per hour at 6:57pm AWST.
Busselton Jetty recorded a wind gust of 98 kilometres per hour at 3:42pm AWST.

People in the southwest of WA experience a front as windy as this about 5 times
per year.

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 boating, swimming or surfing leave the water.
* Be alert and watch for hazards on the road such as fallen power lines and
loose debris.
* 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.

The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 5:00 am AWST Friday.

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.

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Sheep Graziers: Grazing districts

Issued at: 28 Jul 2017, 1:38am (AEST)

IDW29000
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

Warning to Sheep Graziers
for the Lower West, South West, South Coastal and Great Southern forecast
districts.

Issued at 10:33 pm WST on Thursday 27 July 2017.

Sheep graziers are warned that cold temperatures, showers and strong westerly
winds are expected tonight and during Friday. Areas likely to be affected
include the South West forecast district and parts of the Lower West, South
Coastal and Great Southern 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 WST Friday.

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