Sydney weather latest: A mega storm cell has lashed parts of Sydney tonight.
The massive linen of storms have been heading south of Sydney and impacting the west of Sydney, including the Blue Mountains.
Severe storms hit western Sydney
Earlier: A Sydney weather alert was issued ahead of the storm system on Saturday night February 15th 2020
for HEAVY RAINFALL, LARGE HAILSTONES and DAMAGING WINDS
For people in Metropolitan and parts of Mid North Coast, Hunter, Illawarra, South Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, Snowy Mountains and Northern Tablelands Forecast Districts.
Issued at 6:19 pm Saturday, 15 February 2020.
STORMS WITH HEAVY BURSTS OF RAIN
Weather Situation: A slow-moving low pressure trough over inland NSW combined with moist conditions throughout the state will bring thunderstorms to NSW today.
Severe thunderstorms are likely to produce heavy rainfall that may lead to flash flooding, large hailstones and damaging winds in the warning area over the next several hours. Locations which may be affected include Penrith, Parramatta, Campbelltown, Katoomba, Cooma, Springwood, Bilpin, Araluen, Captains Flat, Jindabyne, Bredbo and Nimmitabel.
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