Time to rug up — south-east Australia is about to get cold, wet and windy

Time to rug up — south-east Australia is about to get cold, wet and windy

Posted May 09, 2018 14:04:39 If you’ve been enjoying what seems like an endless summer, it’s time to reach for the brolly and a coat because the warm, dry weather is about to come to an abrupt end. In other words, Autumn is about to feel like Autumn. It’s been …

What’s a ‘cold monsoon’? And is it the best way to describe Adelaide’s climate?

What’s a ‘cold monsoon’? And is it the best way to describe Adelaide’s climate?

Posted May 03, 2018 13:33:05 Photo: Parts of Adelaide have recorded about 10 millimetres of rain since last night. (ABC News: Eugene Boisvert) Related Story: Record temperatures forecast as heatwave hits southern Australia Related Story: Strong winds, showers and dust storms lash SA As South Australia and Victoria brace for …

From Alice to the Arctic: The challenges of shooting a story in extreme cold – Regional

From Alice to the Arctic: The challenges of shooting a story in extreme cold – Regional

It was 43 degrees when I walked across the tarmac at Alice Springs airport. When I got to Oslo, it was -15, and I was heading somewhere that was supposed to be even colder. I was on my way to Svalbard, a remote archipelago north of Norway, just over a …

Court rules it does not have power to reopen Maria James, Graeme Jensen cold cases

Court rules it does not have power to reopen Maria James, Graeme Jensen cold cases

Posted April 13, 2018 14:05:01 Photo: Mark James says he will continue to push to reopen the inquest into his mother’s death. (ABC RN: Jeremy Story Carter) Related Story: DNA bungle saw paedophile priest wrongly ruled out as murder suspect Related Story: Maria James cold case error was a ‘bungle …

How the weather affects your commute — whether it’s hot, cold or wet

How the weather affects your commute — whether it’s hot, cold or wet

By Jonathan Corcoran and colleagues Posted April 09, 2018 15:56:11 Photo: It’s not just snow-storms that bring cities to a halt — heatwaves, cold snaps and heavy rain wreak havoc too. (Reuters: Brian Snyder) Related Story: Why drive to work when you can fly? What sorts of weather lead us …

Victorian Supreme Court to decide the fate of Maria James, Graham Jensen cold cases

Victorian Supreme Court to decide the fate of Maria James, Graham Jensen cold cases

Posted March 26, 2018 20:49:20 Photo: “We just need a new inquest to get answers,” said Mark James, with brother Adam (right). (ABC News: Danielle Bonica) Related Story: The toll of a cold case: Bereaved families hope court can clear the way for new inquests Related Story: The making of …

Victoria weather: First snow of the season at Mt Hotham, Falls Creek as cold snap crosses state

Victoria weather: First snow of the season at Mt Hotham, Falls Creek as cold snap crosses state

Updated March 26, 2018 10:16:39 Photo: There was enough snow at Mount Hotham for Ella Hocking, 10, to have a toboggan ride. (Supplied: Chris Hocking) A wintry cold front has brought the first snowfall of the season to Victoria’s alpine resorts and the coolest start to the day in Melbourne …

Backstory: Overcoming extreme cold and broadcast restrictions to cover the Winter Olympics – News coverage

Backstory: Overcoming extreme cold and broadcast restrictions to cover the Winter Olympics – News coverage

The ABC sent a team of four to cover the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea — journalists Mary Gearin and Ben Lisson and camera operators Steve Wang and Matt Roberts — who battled extreme cold and strict filming restrictions. Yes, it was cold. The Winter Olympics are meant …