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Storms of Future Past

Cyclone Debbie is bearing down on the north Queensland coast as I type. It’s a funny feeling. We lived in one of the most cyclone prone areas of the world (Pilbara region in WA) for many years, but have now lived in NSW for the last fifteen years. 643 more words


Australia braces for 'very destructive' cyclone

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SYDNEY (AFP) – Australians are bracing themselves for the worst cyclone in the country’s northeast in several years, with residents evacuated and schools closed amid forecasts of destructive winds and rain. 275 more words

Current Affairs

Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast

A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned. 235 more words

Severe Weather Alert

Cyclone DEBBIE Could Strike Australia's QLD Coast as Cat 4

DEBBIE strengthens to cat 2, could strike QLD coast  as cat 4 cyclone —Report

Details of Tropical Cyclone DEBBIE at 1:00 am AEST (UTC+10:00) on Sunday 26 March 2017, sourced from… 124 more words

News Alert

Cyclone Ready

This weekend we are bracing ourselves for Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

I really couldn’t imagine, 18 months ago, from the comfort of my Bondi Beach apartment, that I would be buying LED lamps, water tanks and water sanitiser in preparation for major flooding and general destruction… with a baby in tow. 264 more words


Cyclone Enawo hits home

Cyclone Enawo stuck land in Madagascar on Tuesday, March 7th. Not just any land, but MY land. The cyclone struck my town of Antalaha. And maybe it is not mine. 681 more words