Mini tornado

Man stuffed up heaps around rocko. And yet flat as a tack at work. Floods. Trees. Roofs . Cars , windows, and fencing heaps of damage

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Sun, 2018-02-25 12:18

 Yeah, it came through pretty hard here in Wellard too. Downpour and strong winds, got about 10mm in 5 minutes. 


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Not much wind

Sun, 2018-02-25 12:34

here in Mandurah but got plenty of rain 15mm good lightning and thunder too. 

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 I was on my boat at mooring

Sun, 2018-02-25 13:31

 I was on my boat at mooring when the tornado hit, boat got a wash, tender 1/4 full of water, took a happy snap but can't post here so will make a new post


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Trees ripped out of the

Sun, 2018-02-25 14:15

Trees ripped out of the ground on the foreshore, our yard and street flooded. Got some good sized hail that put dents in a few cars!

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Long as no

Sun, 2018-02-25 14:33

One got hurt. Cracker of front.

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 One bloke hurt- got hit by

Sun, 2018-02-25 16:15

 One bloke hurt- got hit by flying tin from roof,as he was running along Kent Street.

Our street also flooded,large hail and big trees torn from ground,or total shredded by the wind.


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 we were  out from mandurah

Sun, 2018-02-25 14:54

 we were  out from mandurah lots of rain bit of lightning and thunder but hardly a breath of wind . was a great day on the water


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Sun, 2018-02-25 15:40

We were out in the boat having a fish behing Garden Island.

Got caught in the middle of it. Certainly an adventure

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 Folks were in Shoalwater Bay

Sun, 2018-02-25 16:58

 Folks were in Shoalwater Bay and called me to give my opinion on the radar. At 10:128 suggested they tuck into the small bay in bird island. They copped 60's and had to turn on the bulge pump due to the rain. Visibility down to 50m

I was watching it from Fremantle Sailing club. Was a very angry cloud.

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Sun, 2018-02-25 19:00

 Also watched it coming across the sound from work.... glad I was out of the EWP when it hit . Hopefully the guy who was hit on Kent street with the tin is ok, came through pretty quick.

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perfect view

Mon, 2018-02-26 14:12

Had a perfect view from Carnack island. we drifted and watched it roll through

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You guys might need to start

Mon, 2018-02-26 14:58

You guys might need to start building your houses like we do up here.

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 Rockingham has the nickname

Mon, 2018-02-26 19:31

 Rockingham has the nickname of "Tornado Alley". We know first hand what it's like. The last "mini tornado" that came thru a few years ago, tore our roof off. Even lifted the rsj beam.

Huge bill,thank god we had insurance!


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Live to close

Mon, 2018-02-26 18:16

To beach:)