Weather Warnings

 

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

IDD21033 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Northern Territory TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST Severe Thunderstorm Warning for HEAVY RAINFALL For people in parts of Gregory and Tanami districts. Issued at 11:43 pm Saturday, 17 November 2018. FREQUENT SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED TO CAUSE HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS SOUTHERN GREGORY AND NORTHERN TANAMI DISTRICTS TONIGHT. Weather Situation: A trough is located over the central districts in the Territory. Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Lajamanu, Supplejack Downs and Gregory District west of Daguragu. The Northern Territory Emergency Service advises that people should: * slow down and turn your headlights on * create your own sandbags if there is flooding, by using pillow cases or shopping bags filled with sand and place them around doorways to protect your home * secure loose outside objects * ensure pets and animals are safe * avoid remaining in the open when storms threaten * pull over if it is raining heavily and you cannot see, park with your hazard lights on until the rain clears * avoid driving into water of unknown depth and current * for emergency help in floods, storms and cyclones, contact the NTES on 132 500. For more safety tips visit www.securent.nt.gov.au The next warning is due to be issued by 2:45 am Sunday. Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 214. The Bureau and Northern Territory Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

 

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

IDW21033 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Western Australia TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST Severe Thunderstorm Warning for DAMAGING WINDS and LARGE HAILSTONES For people in Goldfields and parts of Eucla, South Interior and South East Coastal districts. Issued at 4:36 pm Saturday, 17 November 2018. Weather Situation: A surface trough lies through the warning area and is producing thunderstorms some of which may be severe. Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging winds and large hailstones in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Kalgoorlie, Norseman, Leinster, Leonora, Menzies and Rawlinna. Storms could cause DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY. Norseman recorded a wind gust of 104km/h at 2:59pm AWST. The overall weather pattern is not unusual for this time of year but severe weather may occur in some parts of the warning area. 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 7:40 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.

 

Fire Weather Warning

IDW30000 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Western Australia Fire Weather Warning for the East Pilbara Coast, West Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland, Gascoyne Inland, Goldfields, Eucla and South Interior fire weather districts. Issued at 4:01 pm WST on Saturday 17 November 2018. Weather Situation Hot with fresh west to northwesterly winds through the eastern Gascoyne, eastern Goldfields, Eucla and southwest Interior. Hot with fresh west to southwest winds in the western Pilbara. For Sunday 18 November: Extreme Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts: West Pilbara Coast, Goldfields and Eucla Severe Fire Danger is forecast for the following fire weather districts: East Pilbara Coast, Ashburton Inland, Gascoyne Inland and South Interior 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.

 

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Victoria

IDV20600 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Victoria Marine Wind Warning Summary for Victoria Issued at 4:41 pm EDT on Saturday 17 November 2018 for the period until midnight EDT Sunday 18 November 2018. Wind Warnings for Sunday 18 November Strong Wind Warning for the following area: East Gippsland Coast The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 5:10 am EDT Sunday. ================================================================================ 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. ================================================================================

 

Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia

IDW20100 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Western Australia Marine Wind Warning Summary for Western Australia Issued at 4:00 am WST on Sunday 28 October 2018 for the period until midnight WST Monday 29 October 2018. Wind Warnings for Monday 29 October Strong Wind Warning for the following areas: Perth Local Waters, Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Lancelin Coast, Perth Coast and Bunbury Geographe Coast The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:00 pm WST Sunday. ================================================================================ Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at http://www.bom.gov.au/wa/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones. ================================================================================