The Bureau of Meteorology has issued a severe weather warning for damaging winds across south-east NSW on Friday.
Winds averaging 55 to 65 km/h with peak gusts to 95 km/h are possible on Friday afternoon and evening as a trough approaches from the west.
Locations which may be affected include Bowral, Nowra, Goulburn, Braidwood, Batemans Bay and Thredbo Top Station.
Winds averaging 80 to 90 km/h with peak gusts in excess of 110 km/h are likely for elevated areas over 1900 metres.
Winds are expected to ease and turn westerly overnight Friday as the trough passes over the region.
The State Emergency Service advises that people should:
The next Severe Weather Warning will be issued by 11:00 pm AEDT Friday.
Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau's website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 218. The Bureau and State Emergency Service would appreciate warnings being broadcast regularly.
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