Date: 2021-10-01 05:48:45
⚠️ SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING – HEAVY RAIN – TASMANIA ⚠️ 💨 Convergent winds are triggering thunderstorms about the north and northwest of Tasmania this afternoon. 👉 Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next several hours. 📍 Locations which may be affected include Devonport, Ulverstone, Sheffield, Deloraine and George Town. FOR THE LATEST: https://bit.ly/39Qu2Rg The State Emergency Service advises that people should: * Avoid driving, walking or riding through flood waters.
* Seek shelter, preferably indoors and never under trees.
* Avoid using the telephone during a thunderstorm.
* Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.
* For emergency…