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Weather Alert – U.S. Consulate General, Perth, Australia
April 9, 2021

Location: Western Australia, Australia

Event:  Tropical cyclone Seroja is forecast to hit the coast of Western Australia from the Pilbara Coast to the Leeuwin Coast, including Perth, starting Sunday, April 11 or Monday, April 12, 2021. Expect high winds, heavy rainfall, dangerous storm tides, and possible flooding.  A second tropical low is also expected to intensify into a cyclone named Odette and is predicted to make landfall in the area of Exmouth on Saturday, April 10.


Actions to Take:

  • Monitor Emergency WA and local media for updates.
  • Avoid the area where the storms are expected to hit.
  • If you are in the area, seek secure shelter.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Have evacuation plans that do not rely on U.S. government assistance.



U.S. Consulate General, Perth, Australia

Level 4, 16 St. George’s Terrace

Perth, WA, 6000

Telephone: (08) 6144-5100

Email: PerthACS@state.gov

Website: https://au.usembassy.gov/



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