Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in parts of South Coastal district.

Issued at 3:12 am Monday, 21 June 2021.
Heavy rainfall possible over near coastal parts between Albany and Bremer Bay on Monday morning.

Weather Situation: A slow moving trough has been causing heavy rainfall over the South Coastal district. Conditions continue to slowly ease over Albany and Denmark, but heavy rainfall is still possible over areas to the northeast of Albany and towards Bremer Bay.
HEAVY RAINFALL which may lead to FLASH FLOODING is possible over near coastal parts between Albany and Bremer Bay.
Weather conditions continue to gradually ease over Albany and areas further west, however gusty winds and steady rain should this morning. Water levels may still be elevated in some rivers and streams, and there may be areas of flooding that are yet to subside.
A wind gust of 96 km/h was recorded at Albany Airport at 8:49pm on Sunday.
Various locations in the area recorded rainfall rates of up to 30mm per hour. It is likely that more intense rainfalls rates occurred in the Albany area during Sunday evening, with significant flooding reported.

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.