Victoria braces for wild winds and rain as weather warnings issued for NSW, ACT and SA

Victoria braces for wild winds and rain as weather warnings issued for NSW, ACT and SA

Updated May 11, 2018 13:08:33 Photo: Ethan, 3, frolicked in the snow and sunshine at Dinner Plain. (Supplied: Dinner Plain Alpine Village) Related Story: Evacuations and flash floods after violent storm, record rainfall hit Hobart Related Story: Live: BOM warns of damaging winds for the east as Hobart clean-up continues …

Strong winds bring down trees and damage homes in Victoria | Weather

Strong, squalling winds and heavy rain have lashed Melbourne as a series of cold fronts moved across Victoria. A chill swept through the city and state on Saturday, ending a run of unusually warm autumn weather. Damaging winds buffeted Victoria, with gusts of about 100km/h recorded in some areas. Bureau …

Damaging winds, squally showers and huge dust storms as wintery front lashes SA

Damaging winds, squally showers and huge dust storms as wintery front lashes SA

Updated April 14, 2018 12:17:40 Photo: Soil and dust blown in to SA’s Mid North from areas to its north and west. (ABC: Khama Reid) Related Story: Three major fires break out in South Australia Related Story: Dramatic lightning show illuminates Adelaide Damaging winds have kept the State Emergency Service …

Ocean heat waves and weaker winds will keep Australia warm for a while yet

Ocean heat waves and weaker winds will keep Australia warm for a while yet

By Jonathan Pollock, Andrew B Watkins and Catherine Ganter Posted April 12, 2018 14:08:32 Photo: Ocean temperatures in the Tasman Sea and around New Zealand are much warmer than average — in fact at record levels in the past few months. The Australian Bureau of Meteorology’s latest climate outlook, issued …

Tropical Cyclone Nora: Queensland on alert for destructive winds | Australia news

Tropical Cyclone Nora developed into a category three on Friday night, and was expected to reach category four as it moved into the Gulf of Carpentaria. Warnings were in place for all Queensland areas from Karumba to Mapoon, including Weipa and Mornington Island, as it moved southeast at close to …