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weather due ...

The latest forecast from a hopeful BoM, Broome is on ‘Blue alert':

Hopefully some good rain, and little wind from this one.

BoM have forecast 4 to affect the region this season, this being the first possible cyclone after the last one fizzled, despite nearly 5 inches (170mm) of rain.

Weather

Laurie Sampi, environmental stalwart to the end ...

Very difficult to get a photo of Laurie, shy to the end. Thanks Laurie for being a great help and indigenous mentor for the environment. Laurie passed away after a short illness last week. 54 more words

Environment

weather, not climate ...

The warmer seas in the north have given Australia one of the biggest boosts to the rural sector, rainfall to die for. In the 3 months to December 31, the North and East of the continent has had exceptional rains. 214 more words

Climate

loving the monsoon ...

Superb rainfall over the last few days, where it’s not all at once, has fallen over all of the Kimberley. Cape Leveque even had 400mm overnight, though it was an outlier. 45 more words

Environment

predicting the El Nino ... still

Drier and warmer? Shouldn’t that be wetter and warmer? Tropical moisture has been falling all over the NT and Queensland outback areas in recent weeks. Into the East Kimberley as well. 260 more words

Environment

sight-seeing West Kimberley icons ...

…Sights in Broome have to include dinosaur footprints, sunrise and sunsets over beaches, the bird life, and riding a camel on Cable Beach.Sunset above, and below, a sunrise over Roebuck Bay. 29 more words

Environment