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Fri 25 Sep 2020

Cyclones could come thick and fast this season

Premium Content Cyclones could come thick and fast this season

Climate scientists have developed a new cyclone outlook, predicting Australia’s east coast could experience more of the tropical storms this year.

‘Crazy’ dead tree fall destroys roof of home

Premium Content ‘Crazy’ dead tree fall destroys roof of home

An elderly woman has “miraculously” escaped serious injury after a massive tree smashed through the roof of her Coast home. SEE THE DAMAGE

Thu 24 Sep 2020

’Very high’ fire danger as season returns

’Very high’ fire danger as season returns

The first total fire ban for the 2020-21 season will be in place for parts of New South Wales on Friday with warm, dry and windy conditions expected.

Tue 22 Sep 2020

WATCH: Drenching rains create vast ‘inland sea’

Premium Content WATCH: Drenching rains create vast ‘inland sea’

Forecasters predict it could be a wet and wild summer, as drought-ravaged farmers celebrate drenching rains that have inundated vast swathes of the outback.

Thunderstorms and strong winds threaten state

Premium Content Thunderstorms and strong winds threaten state

Southern parts of Queensland are set to be lashed by rain and wild weather tonight, with thunderstorms predicted and minor flood warnings still in affect.

Sun 20 Sep 2020

Severe thunderstorms to slam Queensland, NSW

Premium Content Severe thunderstorms to slam Queensland, NSW

Severe thunderstorms including hail and damaging winds are expected to hit parts of Queensland and New South Wales on Monday.

Sat 19 Sep 2020

WATCH: Frightening moments family spent stranded at sea

Premium Content WATCH: Frightening moments family spent stranded at sea

UPDATE: Eight people feared missing at sea have since returned home uninjured.

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding for parts of state

Premium Content Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding for parts of state

Hail, damaging winds and heavy rainfall leading to flash flooding are being forecast for parts of south-west Queensland.

Thu 17 Sep 2020

Hurricane Sally smashes US south coast

Hurricane Sally smashes US south coast

Hurricane Sally has pounded the southern US with torrential rains and ferocious 165km/h winds wreaking a path of destruction.

Wed 16 Sep 2020

‘Historic and life threatening’ storm set to hit

‘Historic and life threatening’ storm set to hit

Hurricane Sally is set to make landfall in the US and unlike other storms it has one extra factor that could make it even more deadly.

Wed 9 Sep 2020

Hope springs eternal as growers look to skies

Premium Content Hope springs eternal as growers look to skies

A Darling Downs family are among thousands of Queensland producers nervously eyeing the skies after dodging the disaster of a failed winter crop.

Tue 8 Sep 2020

What a La Nina alert means for the Whitsundays

Premium Content What a La Nina alert means for the Whitsundays

The Bureau of Meteorology predicts the chance of a La Nina weather pattern has increased to 70 per cent.

Sat 5 Sep 2020

Australia has the seasons all wrong

Australia has the seasons all wrong

Spring has sprung, but given our seasons are based on the European climate, it could be time to ditch them for something more Australian.

Fri 4 Sep 2020

Australia told to brace for freak weather

Australia told to brace for freak weather

Wild weather, floods, monster cyclones and mosquito-borne viruses could be heading Australia’s way, the PM will be warned today.

Thu 3 Sep 2020

Fun in the sun … but big rains predicted for Wet

Premium Content Fun in the sun … but big rains predicted for Wet

TERRITORIANS are lapping up the last of the Dry weather ahead of what’s predicted to be a wet season with heavy rain.

Wed 2 Sep 2020

Winter on Gold Coast continues worrying trend

Premium Content Winter on Gold Coast continues worrying trend

A long-term weather trend has been repeated in winter 2020.

Fri 28 Aug 2020

‘Prepare to leave’: Bushfire puts Gold Coast homes at risk

‘Prepare to leave’: Bushfire puts Gold Coast homes at risk

Residents living in part of the Gold Coast hinterland have been told to prepare to leave due to an out of control bushfire.

Man dead, boy critical after Melb storm

Man dead, boy critical after Melb storm

A man has been killed and a boy, 5, is fighting for life after wild weather saw trees blown down in Melbourne overnight.

Thu 27 Aug 2020

‘Polar opposite’ weather change due

‘Polar opposite’ weather change due

Spring is days away and that means a change of weather. But there’s an 80 per cent chance this spring could be very different to past years.

Wed 26 Aug 2020

-6.5C: No reprieve from freezing starts

Premium Content -6.5C: No reprieve from freezing starts

Queenslanders have shivered through another cool morning, with the weather bureau warning the chilly early starts will continue.

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