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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Of Severe Thunderstorm Warning

for Goldfields, Eucla and South East Coastal districts.

Issued at 5:00 pm Wednesday, 27 April 2022.

Thunderstorms have weakened over south-central WA

Weather Situation
A cold front with an embedded low will continue to move eastwards over the southwest inland of the state, accompanied by a strong upper trough. Thunderstorms have weakened over the area as they moved eastwards and encountered cooler and more stable air.
cancellation of severe thunderstorm warning for the following areas:
Goldfields, Eucla and South East Coastal
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 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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