Weather News

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Owen redevelops into category 1 system

Owen redevelops into category 1 system

Cyclone Owen has redeveloped into a category 1 system and is expected to intensify further whipping up a potentially destructive weekend.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

Owen tipped to reach category 3, hit North QLD

Owen tipped to reach category 3, hit North QLD

Owen could re-intensify into cyclone strength tonight, reaching a category 3 storm before heading back towards North Queensland.

‘Intense’ rain and storm event on way

‘Intense’ rain and storm event on way

WIND, driving rain and a cyclone back from the dead, stormy weather is on the way for the entire Queensland coast and many inland areas.

Mon 10 Dec 2018

Bureau issues tropical Cyclone Watch

Bureau issues tropical Cyclone Watch

THE Bureau of Meteorology has issued a tropical Cyclone Watch for parts of the eastern Top End of the Northern Territory.

Creeks flooded as 200mm+ falls in NQ, more on the way

Creeks flooded as 200mm+ falls in NQ, more on the way

PARTS of North Queensland have been drenched by ex-tropical cyclone Owen, with more than 200mm already falling in some areas and the worst still to come.

Sun 9 Dec 2018

Zombie cyclone Owen not dead yet as another low forms

Zombie cyclone Owen not dead yet as another low forms

EX-TROPICAL Cyclone Owen is not done yet, with the Bureau tipping it to re-form into a cyclone as they keep a close eye on a second tropical low.

Flash flooding warning for NQ as ex-cyclone nears coast

Flash flooding warning for NQ as ex-cyclone nears coast

SEVERE heavy rainfall is expected to impact Townsville this afternoon as ex-tropical cyclone Owen crosses the North Queensland coast.

Fri 7 Dec 2018

Hottest start to summer in 24 years

Hottest start to summer in 24 years

THE problems may be different, but Australia is about to be hit by dire weather changes over the next few days.

Thu 6 Dec 2018

Once in a decade ‘summer scorcher’

Once in a decade ‘summer scorcher’

Melbourne and Adelaide are set for an unprecedented run of blisteringly hot days but further north it’s rain, not sun, that’s the big worry.

Wed 5 Dec 2018

Karara bushfire remains contained with crews monitoring

Karara bushfire remains contained with crews monitoring

VERY few flames left but crews are still keeping an eye on the scene.

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