Source: Bureau of Meteorology

For people in South West and parts of South Coastal districts.

Issued at 4:50 pm Monday, 2 July 2018.
Damaging winds possible from midnight Monday over the far southwest as a low pressure system is expected to pass close to the southwest corner of the State.

Weather Situation: A low pressure system is expected to pass close to the southwest corner of the State early Tuesday morning before moving southeast along parts of the south coast during Tuesday morning.

Showers and thunderstorms may cause DAMAGING WINDS to 100 kilometres per hour which could result in DAMAGE TO HOMES AND PROPERTY over the southwest Capes from midnight Monday, extending to be southwest of a line from Bunbury to Albany from 2am Tuesday morning and the remaining parts of the warning area by 8am Tuesday.
Tides between Bunbury and Albany are likely to rise ABOVE THE NORMAL HIGH TIDE MARK with VERY ROUGH SEAS and POTENTIAL FLOODING OF LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS from early Tuesday morning, extending north to Mandurah and east to Esperance late Tuesday morning.

This is typical weather for this time of year but winds may cause damage to property and make conditions hazardous.
Conditions will ease from the west during the late morning and afternoon.

Locations which may be affected include Albany, Busselton, Manjimup, Margaret River, Augusta, Bremer Bay, Dunsborough, Walpole and Windy Harbour.

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.