Canberra, are you storm ready?

The Bureau of Meteorology is predicting heavy rainfall and thunderstorms for Canberra on the weekend and into next week.

ESA is urging Canberrans to get prepared today, especially if you still have damage from the hail storm:

> If safe to do so, check any temporary roof repairs to ensure they are still secure
> Book in for permanent repairs with your insurance company or tradesman if you haven't already
> Clean your gutters and secure loose items around your home
> Make sure cars aren’t parked under trees and;
> Remember, if its flooded forget it!

For more information and tips to #BeStormReady visit

If you need help during storms or flood call 132 500. In a life-threatening emergency call Emergency Triple Zero (000).