Bureau of Meteorology issues thunderstorm warning for Griffith, Narrandera, Ivanhoe, Lockhart, Hillston and Darlington Point | The Daily Advertiser


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While Wagga experiences heavy rain, parts of the Riverina are warned to expect severe thunderstorms. On Wednesday afternoon, the Bureau of Meteorology said severe thunderstorms are likely to produce damaging gusty winds and heavy rain that could lead to flash flooding in the warning area over the next few hours. Locations in the region that could be affected include Griffith, Narrandera, Ivanhoe, Lockhart, Hillston and Darlington Point. Narrandera recorded 46mm in just three hours at 12:36 p.m. The state emergency service advises people to move cars under cover or away from trees, secure or store loose items around the house, yard and balcony, and keep at least eight meters from downed power lines or objects that may be live, such as fences. or emergency aid in the event of floods and storms, call the SES on 132 500. Our journalists work hard to bring local, up-to-date information to the community. Here’s how you can continue to access our trusted content:



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