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Summary of the 2019-2020 Australian Cyclone Season

The 2019-2020 tropical cyclone season for Australia has officially come to an end. The season played out generally as expected when predictions were made back in September and October of 2019, with a slow start to the year, followed by a burst of frequent systems. The finish to the season was quieter than expected, but this wasn’t a surprise

Why is QLD HOT when TAS is COLD, and visa versa??

Today seems like the perfect time to explain why its snowing in TAS and why its hot in QLD at the same time. This in fact is a very common occurrence for both to happen simultaneously and thats because its the same weather system that causes both. [wp_ad_camp_1]   The general overview is we have a large high pressure

By |November 7th, 2019|Categories: Weather News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Severe Thunderstorm Watch SEQLD & NENSW September 17th 2019

Issued 2:45pm September 17th 2019 - We have issued a severe thunderstorm watch for parts of South East QLD & North East NSW including the following districts: Eastern Darling Downs, Granite Belt, Scenic Rim, Lockyer & Brisbane Valley’s, Gold Coast Hinterland, Northern Tablelands and interior parts of the Northern Rivers and Mid North Coast.   [wp_ad_camp_1] TO BECOME A

By |September 17th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Record-Breaking Hurricane Dorian Devastates The Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian has entered the record books in a devastating way as it reached high-end Category 5 strength during Sunday (US time) prior to directly hitting the Northern and North West Bahamas. Above image shows colour satellite as the system was upgraded to Category 5 strength. Above image showing colour and high detail satellite imagery via the National Weather

Hurricane Dorian Poses A Big Threat To Florida!

Hurricane Dorian is expected to undergo strong to rapid intensification over then ext 48 hours or so as it moves towards the Florida Coast where a landfall seems highly likely now on Monday. Above image - simulated satellite imagery via the HWRF model (tropicaltidbits) prior to landfall showing near perfect hurricane characteristics. [wp_ad_camp_1]   Its been one of the

A Winterless July Across Australia Breaks A New Record

All we ever seem to hear about is how hot its getting. Well, here is another post as a new record falls across Australia following the results of July’s extremely warm month. Above image - Temperature deciles for July via BOM. [wp_ad_camp_1]   Its seeming to be the Winter that hasn’t arrived for Australia, despite a powerful polar blast

By |August 5th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments