Weather News

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Lucky escape for police officers sparks storm warning

Lucky escape for police officers sparks storm warning

IT WAS a lucky escape for two police officers after a tree came crashing down on-top of their police car.

Prepare for a Christmas heatwave

Prepare for a Christmas heatwave

It's the turn of heatwaves. On Christmas Day it's now forecast that several cities could swelter with temperatures into the thirties.

Tue 18 Dec 2018

Dramatic beach rescues ahead of ‘heatwave’

Dramatic beach rescues ahead of ‘heatwave’

It’s been a day of high drama for surf lifesavers, who have been kept busy with a number of rescues as rough conditions continue to hammer the coastline.

Christmas weather: Here’s what we know

Christmas weather: Here’s what we know

It’s been a wild run-up to the festive season with cyclones and flooding rains. And on Christmas Day itself, one city is set to swelter.

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Drivers rescued, roads cut, rivers rising as deluge hits

Drivers rescued, roads cut, rivers rising as deluge hits

TWO people suffered injuries when their car went into a dam on the Western Downs at the height of heavy rains last night.

Emergency services stuck during storm rescue

Emergency services stuck during storm rescue

Two drivers were rescued from their vehicles after they became submerged in flood waters just outside of Dalby.

Sun 16 Dec 2018

Man dies in raging floodwaters

Man dies in raging floodwaters

A man has died north of Townsville after being swept away in raging floodwaters in the wake of ex-tropical Cyclone Owen.

WEATHER UPDATE: Ex-tropical cyclone expected to fade out

WEATHER UPDATE: Ex-tropical cyclone expected to fade out

Ex-tropical cyclone Owen could reach the end of its life-cycle while approaching coastal waters this morning.

Sat 15 Dec 2018

There is a chance Owen could reform again in the Coral Sea

There is a chance Owen could reform again in the Coral Sea

BOM data shows three other cyclones have followed Owen's path zigzagging across coasts

WATCH: Cyclone Owen flooding properties as it crosses Qld

WATCH: Cyclone Owen flooding properties as it crosses Qld

UPDATE: Footage shows the damage done by Cyclone Owen as it moves across the north of Queensland destroying houses.

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