Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of South Coastal district.

Issued at 7:19 pm Sunday, 20 June 2021.
Heavy Rainfall may continue overnight near Albany and Denmark.

Weather Situation: A slow moving trough is causing heavy rainfall over the South Coastal district, particularly near the Albany area. The trough is expected to move slowly east tonight.
HEAVY RAINFALL which may lead to FLASH FLOODING is currently occurring between Denmark and Albany. It's likely to continue this evening before easing overnight.
Heavy rainfall has been observed on radar imagery over Albany and Denmark.

Locations which may be affected include Albany and Denmark.
31.4 mm has been recorded in the 3 hours to 7pm AWST at Denmark.

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:
* If outside find safe shelter away from trees, power lines, storm water drains and streams.
* Close your curtains and blinds, and stay inside away from windows.
* Unplug electrical appliances and do not use land line telephones if there is lightning.
* If boating, swimming or surfing leave the water.
* Be alert and watch for hazards on the road such as fallen power lines and loose debris.
* Keep away from flooded drains, rivers, streams and waterways.
* Be careful of fallen trees, damaged buildings and debris.
* Be careful of fallen power lines. They are dangerous and should always be treated as live.
* Assess your home, car and property for damage.
* If damage has occurred take photos and contact your insurance company to organise permanent repairs.
* If your home or property has significant damage, like a badly damaged roof or flooding, call the SES on 132 500.