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Road and Traffic Alerts (discussion)

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Purpose

The purpose of this thread is to provide forum members with timely information on current road conditions in Perth (and anywhere else in WA).

On-topic posts

Items that would be considered on topic for this thread would be;

* Traffic crashes causing delays or disruption
* Weather conditions causing or having the potential to cause problems
* Livestock loose on the roads
* Road closures because of bushfire smoke
* ... anything else that would be handy for motorists to know!

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* Police speed trap or booze bus locations (You can probably get more up to date info from your local friendly radio station Smile )
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car v truck kenwick link x Albany hwy

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CvCvC Abernethy & Wright Street - Belmont - Causing lots of Traffic Problems
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Post by gkoutlis »

Road Weather Alert for tonight as storm passes through Perth.... from Weather Bureau.


IDW28500
Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology
Western Australia

ROAD WEATHER ALERT
Issued at 6:15 pm WST on Tuesday, 28 November 2006

Motorists are advised that showery and gusty conditions this evening are likely
to make driving hazardous at times.

http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDW28500.txt
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Traffic Lights out at

Teddington and Shepperton Road - Carslile
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Road Weather Alert for Perth 22/6/07

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Hi all;

Weather Bureau has just issued a Road Weather Alert for Perth for the next 24 hours.

Heavy rain, possible flooding and strong to gale force winds expected in Perth in the next few hours.

All care to be taken...

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Post by munchkin1981 »

lights out at
carrington rd and petra st bicton




and at 0053 lights area still western power fault
It wasn't me honest.....it was the cat I'm sweet and innocent one :)

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Post by munchkin1981 »

speead camera -
graham farmer freeway overpass in burswood dont forgot to smile@@
It wasn't me honest.....it was the cat I'm sweet and innocent one :)

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Kelvin Rd x Tonkin Hwy

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Post by gkoutlis »

munchkin1981 wrote:speead camera -
graham farmer freeway overpass in burswood dont forgot to smile@@
I went passed it - and it was newer than the other ones - No i wasnt speeding - so smiled instead lol...

It was bigger than your usual multinova - with a largish red screen (flash)

Tom, have you seen these ones?

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car vs car cnr morley and beechboro rds beechboro
It wasn't me honest.....it was the cat I'm sweet and innocent one :)

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Traffic lights out Great Eastern X Stoneville Rd Mundaring.

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C v C - one vehicle on its side - Wellington St and Elder street - Perth before Freeway South

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RBT along mounts bay rd in the city
It wasn't me honest.....it was the cat I'm sweet and innocent one :)

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