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Australian Astronomer Captures Rare Lightning Phenomenon – WATCH VIDEO

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

 Published 20th July 2017. Above image (c) David Finlay. An Australian Astronomer has captured incredible multiple episodes of a very rare lightning phenomenon known as "sprites" from Kiama near Sydney, New South Wales

A Large High Will Dominate QLD For A Week

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Issued 20th July 2017. A large high pressure system will dominate Queensland's weather for the next week with no rain forecast on the horizon.  The Winter cold blast from down South which arrived

‘Hell on Earth’ in Croatia as Southern and Central Europe battle Dangerous Fires

July 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Over the past week or so, much of Southern and Central Europe has been under threat from hundreds of bushfires across several countries, some near major cities, with the worst being in Northern Portugal,

Snow LIKELY just 20mins from Hobart CBD tonight and tomorrow

July 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Issued at 3:30pm July 19th 2017. Tasmania is expected to see a winter blast being driven up from Antarctica to impact the entire State tonight resulting in low to medium level snowfall and some

Chance Of Snow Just 2hrs From QLD On Wednesday

July 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Issued Tuesday 18th July 2017. The first chance of snow for Winter 2017 is possible on the New South Wales Northern Tablelands during Wednesday! While the Australian Alps have received a heavy snow

Above Average Temps In QLD Before A Cool Change Wednesday

July 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Issued midday 17th July 2017. Queensland, more specifically the Southern half of Queensland is about to see Summer temporarily return on Tuesday. A North-Westerly breeze is expected to flow through parts of Southern and especially South-Eastern


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