Severe Weather Warning


Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
New South Wales

Cancellation of
Severe Weather Warning
for people in the Metropolitan, Hunter, Illawarra and South Coast forecast districts

Issued at 9:01 am EST on Wednesday 7 October 2015.

Weather Situation

A vigorous southerly are gradually easing.

Kiama Automatic Weather Station recorded a wind of SSW 69 gusting 89 km/h at 4am.

The State Emergency Service advises that people should:

  • Keep clear of fallen power lines.
  • Don't drive, ride or walk through flood water.
  • Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
  • Beware of fallen trees or debris on the road.

For emergency help in floods and storms, ring your local SES Unit on 132 500.

No further warnings will be issued for this event.

This warning is also available through TV and Radio broadcasts; the Bureau's website at or call 1300 659 218.

The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate this warning being broadcast regularly.