Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
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Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS and ABNORMALLY HIGH TIDES
For people in South West and parts of South Coastal districts.
Issued at 4:28 am Sunday, 22 April 2018.
A cold front will approach and move over the southwest of the State today, extending east across the South West Land Division by this evening.
In isolated areas, thunderstorms and showers ahead of and associated with this cold front may produce DAMAGING WINDS with gusts to 100 kilometres per hour, that could cause DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY until Sunday afternoon.
HIGHER THAN NORMAL TIDES may cause FLOODING OF LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS during Sunday on the west coast north of Augusta.
Wind, shower and thunderstorm activity will gradually ease from the west during Sunday evening.
Locations which may be affected include Bunbury, Manjimup, Margaret River, Dunsborough, Harvey and Walpole.
This is typical weather for this time of year but winds may cause damage to propery and make road conditions hazardous.
The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* If outside find safe shelter away from trees, power lines, storm water drains and streams.
* Close your curtains and blinds, and stay inside away from windows.
* Unplug electrical appliances and do not use land line telephones if there is lightning.
* If boating, swimming or surfing leave the water.
* Be alert and watch for hazards on the road such as fallen power lines and loose debris.
* 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.
The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 11:00 am AWST Sunday.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 213. The Bureau and Department of Fire and Emergency Services would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
Nannup (33.9793°S, 115.7645°E, 60m AMSL) Nannup,WA set as my default location ›
7 day forecast
Today: Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening with moderate to heavy falls possible. Thunderstorms likely during the morning and afternoon, possibly severe with damaging winds. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20.
Forecast for Nannup (33.9793°S, 115.7645°E, 60m AMSL) Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Summary Minimum 13° 11° 8° 7° 7° 11° 12° Maximum 20° 21° 20° 21° 26° 26° 25° Chance of rain 90% 30% 30% 10% 20% 20% 5% Likely amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - - Frost risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm Wind speed 16
Wind direction N NNW W WSW NNW WSW E ESE ENE NW ESE S SE SE Relative humidity 94% 81% 81% 60% 83% 59% 87% 52% 78% 43% 73% 48% 81% 54% Dew point 17°C 16°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Sunrise and sunset times
Sunrise / Sunset for Nannup (33.9793°S, 115.7645°E, 60m AMSL) First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon 6:17am WST 6:43am WST 5:45pm WST 6:10pm WST 12:48pm WST 11:21pm WST Waxing crescent First quarter Apr 23 Full moon Apr 30 Last quarter May 08 New moon May 15
Temperature in 7 days
Temperature in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 20 21 20 21 26 26 25
Rain in 7 days
Rain in 7 days Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 10 0 0 0 0 0 0