*Please note changes to warning area and weather details.
If you live in an area bounded by Carnegie to
Giles and east to the South Australian Border and along the border to Eucla and
west along the coast to Eyre to Balladonia to Laverton to Carnegie, you
should continue to take action and stay safe with more bad weather to
This includes people in or near Eucla.
The warning for people in parts of WA bounded by Cotton
Creek to Giles to Carnegie to Laverton to Balladonia to Leinster to Wiluna to
Cotton Creek has been CANCELLED.
This is unusual weather
that could cause damage to homes and make travel dangerous.
WHAT TO DO:
A number of roads have been closed including:
Open with caution:
Road information may also be available by calling Main Roads
WA on 138 138 or visiting www.mainroads.wa.gov.au
As at 3.39am on Monday 1 Febrruary 2016 the Bureau of Meteorology
advises Ex-Tropical Cyclone Stan is moving steadily to the southeast over
the Interior and is expected to lie near the South Australian border to the
east of Forrest by Monday evening. The system is expected to gradually weaken
over the next 24 hours.
GUSTS to 90 kilometres per hour that could cause DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY
are possible in the vicinity of Ex-Tropical Cyclone Stan as it moves over the
Interior during the remainder of Monday.
that may lead to FLASH FLOODING is possible over the warning area, easing over
northern and western parts of the warning area during Monday afternoon.
IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE:
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The specified alert has expired and is no longer active.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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