Rainfall Predicted for the ACT

The Bureau of Meteorology is predicting heavy rainfall for the ACT this Saturday.

The community is encouraged to prepare now to minimise damage by ensuring all gutters are clear.

For those with existing damage from recent storm events, please endeavour to complete maintenance in advance of the coming weather.

The ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) advises to never enter or drive through floodwaters. Floodwaters can be several metres deep, rise quickly and move fast.

Check if you live in a flood prone area: https://app.actmapi.act.gov.au/actmapi/index.html?viewer=flood

For more information visit https://esa.act.gov.au/state-emergency-service

If you need assistance with damage from storms or floods call ACTSES on 132 500.

In a life-threatening emergency call Emergency Triple Zero (000).