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Hello from the Bureau as we start this week with the heads-up ahead of extremely hazardous surf and tidal conditions along the central and southeast Queensland coasts. We may even see some impacts extending to far northern New South Wales; however, the focus initially will be a little further north in Queensland where the State

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Hello from the Bureau, here with an update on ex-tropical cyclone Owen and the risk of it re-intensifying into a cyclone in the Gulf of Carpentaria. Last night, Owen moved into the Gulf and we can start to see those thunderstorms wrapping around the system. As it stays over those warm sea surface temperatures it

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Hello from the Bureau with an update on tropical cyclone Oma. Earlier this week it looked as though Oma would stay well to Australia’s east, but the most likely scenario now is for Oma to approach the southern Queensland coast over the weekend, and possibly even make landfall. In terms of exactly how Oma will

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In late January 2014, Tropical Cyclone Dylan bore down on a number of Queensland communities. Residents were able to monitor the path and progress of the developing cyclone thanks to the Bureau of Meteorology’s sophisticated network of offshore weather stations. The Bureau operates 15 offshore automatic weather stations along the Great Barrier Reef and in

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Hello from the Bureau. Today we have named tropical cyclone Joyce, which is now located 140 km north-northwest of Broome. In the last 24 hours, thunderstorm activity around the low was mostly offshore and through the northwestern parts of the Kimberley coast; and we saw this thunderstorm activity consolidate into curved bands around the low,

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Well there’s lots of weather going on in Western Australia today! Down south, we’ve got winter-like weather, but across the north that monsoon trough is developing and we’ve seen a tropical low develop off the northwest coast. The tropical low is currently around 185 km to the north-northwest of Kuri Bay. We’ve got winds to

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Hello from the Bureau of Meteorology. Overnight, Ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie was downgraded to a tropical low while tracking southwards over the Central Coast and Whitsundays and Central Highlands and Coalfields districts. But while the system’s no longer of cyclone strength, the threats haven’t yet passed. Warnings associated with Ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie will now be covered

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Hello from the Bureau. we continue to monitor the tropical low to the northwest of the Top End. It’s been tracking slowly west-southwest into the Timor Sea, taking the more severe weather away from the Northern Territory. The development of the system has been slow in the last 24 hours though, and that’s because winds

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Hello again. We’re with you this morning as severe tropical cyclone Trevor makes landfall along the Northern Territory coast between Port McArthur and the NT-Queensland border. If you’re in Trevor’s path, you’ve made all the necessary preparations and now is the time to stay safe and remain in shelter. The cyclone warning zone extends from

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Hello again, with an update on tropical cyclone Penny in the Coral Sea; and like many cyclones we see across the north, Penny’s proving quite temperamental and the forecast has changed quite a bit since yesterday. Penny’s currently a Category 2 tropical cyclone in the Coral Sea. The track wobbled around a little bit last

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