New South Wales Weather Warnings

IDN20400

Marine Wind Warning Summary

Issued at Sun Nov 29 04:28:16 AEDT 2020
for the period until midnight Mon Nov 30 23:59:59 AEDT 2020

Marine Wind Warning Summary for New South Wales


Gale Warning for Sunday for Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast


Strong Wind Warning for Sunday for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast and Sydney Closed Waters


Strong Wind Warning for Monday for Byron Coast, Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast


The next marine wind warning summary will be issued by 4:05 pm EDT Sunday.

Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast at http://www.bom.gov.au/nsw/forecasts/map.shtml for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones.
IDN21037

Severe Weather Warning

Issued at Sun Nov 29 03:23:39 AEDT 2020
for the period until midnight Sun Nov 29 10:59:59 AEDT 2020


Illawarra, Snowy Mountains and parts of Hunter, South Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands and Australian Capital Territory Forecast Districts.


for DAMAGING WINDS


The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
* Move vehicles under cover or away from trees.
* Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony.
* Keep at least 8 metres away from fallen power lines or objects that may be energised, such as fences.
* Trees that have been damaged by fire are likely to be more unstable and more likely to fall.
* Report fallen power lines to either Ausgrid (131 388), Endeavour Energy (131 003), Essential Energy (132 080) or Evoenergy (131 093) as shown on your power bill.
* Stay vigilant and monitor conditions. Note that the landscape may have changed following bushfires.
* For emergency help in floods and storms, ring your local SES Unit on 132 500.


A low pressure trough crossing the western parts of the state will track east for the rest of today. Vigorous northwesterly winds are expected to develop ahead of this system.

For Alpine areas above 1900 metres: DAMAGING WINDS averaging 70 to 90 km/h, with gusts in excess of 120 km/h, are expected to continue this morning then start to ease this afternoon.

For areas below 1900 metres: DAMAGING WINDS averaging 60 to 70 km/h, with gusts in excess of 90 km/h, are expected to develop about the ranges this morning, likely extending to the coastal parts of the Illawarra, South Coast and the Lower Hunter late this morning or early afternoon. Winds are then forecast to ease by this evening.
Locations which may be affected include Katoomba, Lithgow, Bowral, Nowra, Ulladulla, Goulburn, Perisher Valley, Charlotte Pass, Thredbo, Cabramurra, Cooma, Bombala, Newcastle and Maitland.

The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 11:00 am AEDT Sunday.

IDN22000

Fire Weather Warning

Issued at Sun Nov 29 06:48:49 AEDT 2020
for the period until midnight Sun Nov 29 23:59:59 AEDT 2020

Far North Coast, North Coast, Greater Hunter, Greater Sydney Region, Illawarra/Shoalhaven, Central Ranges, New England, Northern Slopes and North Western fire areas

The NSW Rural Fire Service advises you to:

Action your Bushfire Survival Plan now.

Monitor the fire and weather situation through your local radio station, www.rfs.nsw.gov.au and www.bom.gov.au.

Call 000 (Triple Zero) in an emergency.

Synoptic Situation

Very hot and windy conditions are generating elevated fire dangers in the northern and eastern districts today.

No further warnings will be issued for this event, but the situation will continue to be monitored and further warnings issued if necessary.