Sunset storm over the border ranges

Isolated Storms Put on a Spectacular Show

Posted Monday 26th of January 2015

It was a steamy day yesterday, with a maximum of 37C in the Brisbane CBD, 36C at Amberley and 32C on the coast at Redcliffe. Despite the hot conditions only a few isolated storms formed. Storms formed late in the afternoon near Gympie and Casino. These storms moved NNE with the Casino cell eventually reaching…

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NASA MODIS Satellite view of the cloud being produced by an upper low pressure system over Central QLD

Heavy Rain Hits Central, Southern QLD Coast

Updated Friday 23rd of January 2015

Heavy rain has caused flooding in areas of Central QLD on Thursday 22/01/2015. The hardest hit location today has been Mackay where rainfall totals of up to 150mm have occurred since 9am and 5pm. Some of the totals: Dumbleton Rocks: 143mm Mackay: 100mm McCready’s Creek: 150mm Hospital Bridge: 138mm Rain is still falling in the…

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Predicted Accumulated Rainfall for QLD over next 7 days

Heavy Rain, Storms Expected Across Queensland

Posted Wednesday 21st of January 2015

Over the next few days heavy rain and storms are expected to affect a large area of Queensland. The conditions will be brought about by a major upper low pressure system that is expected to deepen today. The low pressure system will be slow moving and will produce instability required for severe thunderstorms and heavy…

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Storm Clouds Loom to the West of Ashmore

Coastal Storms Bring Heavy Wind and Rain

Posted Tuesday 20th of January 2015

Storms developed across South East Queensland yesterday(19/01/2015). The storms were initially isolated to inland areas and were slow moving during the afternoon. Into the evening storms began to develop along the coast near the Northern Gold Coast and these slowly moved up the coast of Southern Moreton Bay. These storms produced heavy rain, strong winds…

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