Bureau of Meteorology
CANCELLATION SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
Issued at 7:29 pm Tuesday, 16 December 2014.
Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in Tasmania/Antarctica.
The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
Hail with 2cm diameter was reported around Hobart at 2:30pm with 7mm of rain falling in 7 minutes at that time. Further heavy rain and hail fell in Hobart around 5pm.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* Avoid driving, walking or riding through flood waters.
* For emergency assistance contact the SES on 132500.