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Adelaide’s Severe Wind Gusts

By Surewise 22/11/2018

Adelaide’s Severe Wind Gusts

Have you suffered property damage as a result of Adelaide’s overnight severe wind gusts? 

With wind speeds said to be in excess of 100kms, severe property damage throughout Adelaide’s metropolitan area have been reported. There have also been reports of trees down, debris scattered on roads, traffic lights out, a verandah collapsing and a roof being blown off a block of units – just to name a few incidents.

As at 9.00am on 22/11/2018, SA Power Networks advised there were a 156 power outages affecting 30,082 customers. SA Power Networks have advised to be “prepared for extended outages”.

For flood and storm response assistance, contact the South Australian State Emergence Service on 13 25 00.  For life threatening emergencies, call 000.

For SUREWiSE clients wanting to lodge an insurance claim, please contact our dedicated claims team on 1800 273 256 or visit us online at www.surewise.com.au/claims.

To view weather information including forecasts and current warnings for South Australia, visit the Bureau of Meteorology online at www.bom.gov.au/sa/

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This article was written by Mark Gabell for SUREWiSE using information sourced from SA Power Networks, the State Emergency Service, the Adelaide Advertiser and 5AA Radio.

Information provided in this article is general advice only and has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Newmarket Grandwest Pty Ltd ACN 072 168 588 ABN 42 072 168 588 AFS License Number 296193 trading as SUREWiSE.

The image appearing in this news post is for illustrative purposes only and is not representative of actual damage caused by the wind gusts experienced in Adelaide, South Australia.


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