Weather Warnings - Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

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Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning
For people in Goldfields and Eucla districts.

Issued at 10:31 pm Tuesday, 11 December 2018.

Thunderstorm activity over southeastern parts easing.

At 10:30pm satellite imagery showed thunderstorms over eastern parts of the Eucla and South Interior districts gradually easing and contracting eastwards. Thunderstorms are no longer displaying severe characteristics and are not expected to intensify overnight.

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.


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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