Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for NT

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Northern Territory

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Cancellation Severe Weather Warning
For people in Lasseter district.

Issued at 2:48 pm Saturday, 27 October 2018.

Severe weather is no longer occurring in Northern Territory. Severe thunderstorms may develop near the western border this afternoon. Severe thunderstorm warnings will be issued when necessary.

Rainfall observations to 9am this morning:

60 mm at Lila Creek near Kings Canyon (unofficial),

21.0 mm at Yulara,

12.4 mm at Wulunguuru (Kintore),

10.2 mm at Curtin Springs.

The Northern Territory Emergency Service advises that people should:
* 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
* stay away from flooded drains, rivers, streams and waterways
* stay away from fallen power lines. They are dangerous and should always be treated as live
* for emergency help in floods, storms and cyclones, contact the NTES on 132 500. For more safety tips visit www.securent.nt.gov.au


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 659 214. The Bureau and Northern Territory Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.

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