A SEVERE weather warning for damaging winds has been issued for the Central Tablelands.
A strong cold front moving over southeast Australia is generating vigorous west to southwesterly winds.
Damaging wind gusts up to 90 km/h are likely over the next few hours about higher parts of the Southern Tablelands, Illawarra and Central Tablelands forecast districts.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
- Move vehicles under cover or away from trees.
- Secure or put away loose items around your house, yard and balcony.
- Keep clear of fallen power lines.-
For emergency help in floods and storms, ring your local SES Unit on 132 500.