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Severe Thunderstorm warning

By johnboy 4 February 2011 9

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The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a sever thunderstorm warning:

Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce very heavy rainfall, flash flooding and damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Nowra, Canberra, Goulburn, Yass, Wagga Wagga, Albury, Deniliquin, Hay and Wentworth.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move your car under cover or away from trees.
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony.
* Keep clear of fallen power lines.
* Keep clear of creeks and storm drains.
* Don’t walk, ride your bike or drive through flood water.
* Unplug computers and appliances.
* Avoid using the phone during the storm.
* Stay indoors away from windows, and keep children and pets indoors as well.
* For emergency help in floods and storms, ring the SES (NSW and ACT) on 132 500.

And of course if you’ve got pictures send them in to images@the-riotact.com .

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Outta Control 11:49 am 05 Feb 11

A Noisy Noise Annoys An Oyster said :

Spoono said :

man the rain, i suspect we could be approaching the End Times

We are currently in the end days. There was a news report a few weeks ago confirming that the end of the world will happen on May 21 this year. On that day the believers will be transported to Heaven while everybody else will suffer five months of torture. On October 21 everything will totally end.

I’m not surprised the world will end in a few months. I’ve seen an increasing number of people with tattoos. God will not tolerate this.

A Noisy Noise Annoys An Oyster 5:38 am 05 Feb 11

Spoono said :

man the rain, i suspect we could be approaching the End Times

We are currently in the end days. There was a news report a few weeks ago confirming that the end of the world will happen on May 21 this year. On that day the believers will be transported to Heaven while everybody else will suffer five months of torture. On October 21 everything will totally end.

goggles13 7:25 pm 04 Feb 11

we had a “sever” storm yesterday afternoon – it broke one of the tree branches in our front yard – which fell onto the garage roof. thankfully no damage to the tiles.

Jethro 5:51 pm 04 Feb 11

Storm. lol

JustThinking 5:23 pm 04 Feb 11

WOW, the thunder is amazing….
Around Xmas I took photo’s from Qbn, (mainly the view of the sky and clouds) looking out towards Canberra when storms were starting or finishing but I never posted as I know this is primarily an ACT site. Shame though as some were beautiful…

AussieRodney 5:18 pm 04 Feb 11

One of many lately.

Digga 5:10 pm 04 Feb 11

Could just be me, but can’t get my mobile phone to lock back on to Telstra’s network. Lightning take out a tower?

JustThinking 5:08 pm 04 Feb 11

West end of Qbn just got a few second blackout between the thunder and lightening…now the rain is hitting

Spoono 5:07 pm 04 Feb 11

man the rain, i suspect we could be approaching the End Times

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