EMERGENCY Providers are coping with 50 requires assist following the heavy rain that swept throughout Canberra late this afternoon.
The storm and flood-related requests for help have largely been in relation to flooding of residential and industrial buildings.
ACTSES and ACTRFS volunteers, alongside ACT Fireplace & Rescue crews, have been stood up to reply to storm and flood-related jobs.
The groups are working into the night, in an try and clear all excellent jobs tonight (January 4).
Elsewhere, Emergency Providers are urging additional care whereas travelling on ACT roads following studies of flooding and downed bushes throughout roads.
For help throughout storms and floods, name the ACTSES on 132500. In a life-threatening emergency name Triple Zero (000).
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