Weather Warnings - Severe Weather Warning for WA

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Cancellation Of Severe Weather Warning

for Kimberley district.

Issued at 8:01 am Tuesday, 31 May 2022.

Widespread heavy rainfall about the western Kimberley no longer expected .

Weather Situation
While moisture is expected to increase today with an increased onshore flow around a low and trough near the western Kimberley coast, the heaviest falls are expected to remain offshore. Moderate falls are still possible through this region.
cancellation of severe weather warning for the following areas:
Kimberley
Severe weather is no longer occurring in WA.
The immediate threat of severe weather has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
A flood watch is still current for catchments in the region. See http://www.bom.gov.au/wa/warnings/ for more information.

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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