Get ready for damaging winds and heavy rain

The Bureau of Meteorology has forecast damaging winds and heavy rain in the ACT for tomorrow. The ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) advise residents that while the sun is out, now is the time to get ready by: - securing any loose items around the home that could blow away in the wind. - cleaning your gutters, downpipes and drains to prevent blockages. - moving vehicles under cover or away from trees. For more information on getting storm ready visit Residents who require assistance during a storm or flood can call the ACTSES on 132 500. In a life threatening emergency always call Emergency Triple Zero (000).