Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of South East Coastal district.

Issued at 4:13 pm Sunday, 20 September 2020.

Damaging winds are possible across the Esperance Coast as a deep low passes through the Southern Ocean.

Weather Situation: A deep low is moving through the Southern Ocean, bringing the potential for damaging winds about the South East Coastal District.

DAMAGING WINDS averaging 50 to 60 km/h with peak gusts to around 100 km/h are possible within the warning area and could cause DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY. DAMAGING WINDS are possible into early this evening across the warning area.

DAMAGING SURF CONDITIONS which could cause BEACH EROSION are likely between Cape Naturaliste and Israelite Bay.

Thunderstorms and small hail are also possible.

Locations which may be affected include Esperance and Israelite Bay.

Severe weather is no longer occurring in the South Coastal District and the warning for this district is CANCELLED. Severe weather has also contracted out of western parts of the South East Coastal District.

This is typical weather for this time of year, however, winds may cause damage to property and make road conditions hazardous.

A wind gust of 93 km//h was recorded at Ongerup at 1:36pm.

A wind gust of 83 km/h was recorded at Esperance at 3:16pm.

Conditions in the warning area should gradually ease during this evening.