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Wed 3 Mar 2021

Are crocs better than BOM at predicting wet weather?

Premium Content Are crocs better than BOM at predicting wet weather?

Crocodiles have a chequered history in North Queensland but could they be more reliable weather predictors than the BOM?

How Cyclone Niran will impact the Bundaberg region

Premium Content How Cyclone Niran will impact the Bundaberg region

Here’s what to expect as the slow moving weather system starts moving east from tomorrow

Tue 2 Mar 2021

Severe storm bears down on SE Qld

Premium Content Severe storm bears down on SE Qld

A severe storm is bearing down, delivering a risk of flash flooding, after 55mm of rain fell in just 30 minutes further south and temperatures hit 40 degrees

‘Biggest bang’: Family’s lucky escape as tree crushes house

Premium Content ‘Biggest bang’: Family’s lucky escape as tree crushes house

A family says it felt like their home was being “taken by a cyclone” as wild weather caused a huge palm tree to crash onto their home.

‘Intensifying’: Cyclone Niran likely to reach Category 3

Premium Content ‘Intensifying’: Cyclone Niran likely to reach Category 3

Tropical Cyclone Niran is expected to reach Category 2 status by lunch time today before further intensifying to a Category 3 weather system.

PHOTOS: Motorist tackles flooded bridge

Premium Content PHOTOS: Motorist tackles flooded bridge

Despite rapidly flowing floodwaters rising nearly a metre over a local Townsville bridge, one motorist decided getting to work was more important.

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