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Current Severe Weather Warning

WEATHER WARNING for HEAVY RAIN
Updated 9pm, Friday 28th February 2020

...WEATHER WARNING for HEAVY RAIN now in effect from until 10am Saturday 29th February 2020. The WEATHER WARNING for HIGH WINDS has now been cancelled...

WHAT: Storm Jorge will bring further heavy rain in to Saturday.

WHERE: The entire forecast area. Highest rainfall amounts will be over hills of the Forest.

WHEN: Heavy rain will affect all areas during Friday night before easing early Saturday.

IMPACTS: Heavy rain may lead to some local flooding. Total rainfall amounts of 25 to 40mm are possible, locally higher. This will cause runoff, standing water and flooding. Area watercourses will respond quickly, and may become high and fast flowing.

PRECAUTIONARY / PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: Be alert to the depth and speed of flood water. Do not venture in to water if you do not know the speed of flow, the depth, or what may below the surface. Keep up to date with the latest forecasts as well as traffic and travel news.

NEXT UPDATE: This alert will be allowed to expire at 10am on Saturday. No further updates will be issued.

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