Ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie – Brisbane Situation

Posted Thursday 30th of March 2017

Emergency Information is on ABC Radio 612 Brisbane or http://www.abc.net.au/radio/brisbane/live/ or the app Keep an eye on BOM warnings: http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings/ All schools closed in South East Queensland!   Rainfall figures here: http://www.bom.gov.au/qld/flood/qld_metro.shtml Flood gauges here: http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDQ60286.html and here: http://www.bom.gov.au/cgi-bin/wrap_fwo.pl?IDQ60285.html QLD road closures: https://qldtraffic.qld.gov.au/ Reddit local flooding thread: https://www.reddit.com/r/brisbane/comments/629h15/local_flash_flooding_reports_thread/  

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Weak Storm Approaches Woody Point

Classic Brisbane Afternoon Storms

Posted Thursday 4th of February 2016

During the afternoons and evenings of the last two days, Tuesday 2/2/2016 and Wednesday 3/2/2016, isolated storms have formed in the South East Queensland area. While not as damaging or as spectacular as some of the major storm events we’ve had recently, some great photos were still taken. Here’s a compilation of some social media…

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An Isolated Storm Cell in Deception Bay around 3pm

Isolated Storms Put on Lightshow of the Year

Posted Tuesday 2nd of February 2016

Storms developed in the afternoon of Monday 1/02/2016 in the ranges to the west of Brisbane. Storms were largely isolated and developed repeatedly in tracks that moved to the south and to the north of Brisbane. Some of these storms exhibited some spectacular classic storm structure. Hail was reported at Narangba and near Cleveland. The…

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Precipitation Shaft visible south of Kalbar

Widespread Storms Across Australian East Coast

Posted Saturday 30th of January 2016

Friday 29th of January 2016 was a day that had a fantastic set up according to the models. Numerous predictions were made of supercells and tornadoes, although ultimately the day was somewhat less spectacular than it could have been. There were however some severe cells producing strong winds and heavy rain, particularly on the eastern…

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