If you live in an area bounded by Collie to Mandurah to
Gingin to Moora to Paynes Find to Mount Jackson to Lake King to Katanning to
Collie you should take action and stay safe with more
thunderstorms to come.
This includes people in, near or
between the following towns: Dalwallinu, Southern Cross, York, Narrogin and the
Perth metropolitan area, more likely over the hills and eastern suburbs.
This does NOT include Mandurah and
This weather is not unusual for this time
of year, but could damage homes and make travel dangerous.
WHAT TO DO:
at 9.31am on 25 January 2016 the Bureau of Meteorology advises that
there is a risk of severe thunderstorms developing this morning and continuing
into this evening.
satellite and radar imagery showed a broad area of thunderstorm activity
approximately 130 kilometres east-southeast of Perth, moving in an
thunderstorms are currently developing approximately 100 kilometres to the
northwest of Perth, also moving in an east-southeasterly direction.
be accompanied by:
IF YOU NEED
After a storm State Emergency
Service (SES) volunteers make temporary repairs to homes that have been badly
damaged, such as roofs that have been ripped off or large fallen trees on homes
and cars. Please contact your insurance company to organise permanent repairs.
KEEP UP TO DATE:
call 13 DFES (13 3337), follow DFES on Twitter @dfes_wa or listen to news
For the latest weather warnings visit www.bom.gov.au/wa/warnings or
call 1300 659 213.
The next update will be provided when the situation changes.
The specified alert has expired and is no longer active.
A new alert may have been issued for this incident.
Please visit the Alerts and Warnings page for the latest information.
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