Bureau of Meteorology
TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST
Cancellation of Severe Thunderstorm Warning
For people in Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, East Coast, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts.
Issued at 5:17 pm Saturday, 25 November 2017.
A broad low pressure trough over Tasmania combined with a warm, moist airmass from the north is causing showers and thunderstorms over the state this afternoon and evening.
Severe thunderstorms are no longer occurring in Tasmania.
The immediate threat of severe thunderstorms has passed, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings will be issued if necessary.
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.