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http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/tropnote/tropnote.shtml Weekly Tropical Climate Note Issued 9 December 2014 Typhoon Hagupit crosses the Philippines Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby), which made landfall over the central Philippines on 6 December, was downgraded to a tropical storm before moving over the northwestern Philippines on 8 December. Hagupit is currently moving west across the South... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2014 at The Weather Man
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Thunderstorms and showers are expected in Sydney for the next 4 days with the potential for more severe conditions through this period. Even beyond Monday humid and showery conditions are expected to continue across Sydney with the potential for some form of rainfall in the next 7 days. Accumulated falls... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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A slow moving trough is expected to trigger thunderstorms and showers through many parts of Queensland and New South Wales in the coming 4 to 5 days with each day looking at quite a good chance of Severe Thunderstorm development The threat for flash flooding is fairly high through some... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2014 at The Weather Man
http://www.wunderground.com/blog/JeffMasters/comment.html?entrynum=2870 Over in the Western Pacific, typhoon season is still in swing, as Tropical Storm Hagupit has formed about 1500 miles east of the Philippines. Hagupit is expected to take advantage of very warm waters and low wind shear to intensify into a major Category 3 typhoon later this week.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2014 at The Weather Man
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The forecast for Sydney over the next 7 days is for showers and thunderstorms and at this time of year there is always the potential that thunderstorms could become severe. From Thursday there will be a fairly constant deck of cloud cover with only periodic breaks and a shift to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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The latest ENSO wrap up from the Bureau of Meteorology suggest that there is still a high potential for a weak to moderate El Nino developing through Summer with a continuation of hotter and drier conditions expected across much of the continent. See the full details here http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/enso/ The forecast... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2014 at The Weather Man
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Sydney is in for a spell of warm and humid conditions with the potential for afternoon showers and thunderstorms over the coming 7 days. Rainfall totals look very positive with the potential of widespread falls in the 30 to 60mm range with some localised heavier falls possible. With all the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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Tropical moisture feeding into a series of troughs and associated lows is expected to produce widespread showers and thunderstorms through the week with the potential for widespread moderate falls (15 to 30mm) in many parts of the Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales, ACT, eastern Victoria and Tasmania with heavier... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2014 at The Weather Man
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Tropical moisture is expected to spread across the state in the coming days increasing the humidity levels and lowering comfort levels for those that prefer dry conditions. The increased humidity will feed into a series of troughs and combine to trigger the potential for showers and thunderstorms on most days... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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Below is an excerpt from the Bureau of Meteorology's Storm Spotters Handbook and you can find the full details here. http://www.bom.gov.au/storm_spotters/handbook/thunderstorms.shtml Storm Spotters' Handbook Thunderstorms Description Photo 2. Thunderstorm at Larapinta, Northern Territory. Photograph courtesy of Steve Strike. A thunderstorm is associated with a very tall cloud mass, a cumulonimbus... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2014 at The Weather Man
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Thunderstorms have been a dominant weather feature so far this week and will continue to be so leading into the weekend with some fairly decent and welcome falls but also the potential for severe thunderstorm conditions which includes Hailstones with a diameter of 2cm (the size of a $2 coin)... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2014 at The Weather Man
The potential for showers overnight and Thursday has eased with any showers on Thursday now mostly confined to the morning with no worthwhile falls expected. The next potential for rainfall really doesn't kick in until Monday afternoon when showers and thunderstorms should develop with only a very slight chance of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
Showers forecast on Wednesday and Thursday will be fairly isolated and for the most part will only account for a millimetre or two so don't expect anything that prevents the need to water your garden. Cooler south east winds will drop the maximums to the low 20's across all suburbs... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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Troughs through the east and west of the Continent will trigger widespread showers and thunderstorms for the remainder of the week. There is the potential for some isolated heavier falls with the thunderstorms particularly in Western Australia and the Northern Territory and north east New South Wales and South East... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2014 at The Weather Man
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Once overnight thunderstorms clear Sydney the potential for showers across Sydney remains good for the next two days but rainfall totals are not expected to be overly impressive with most totals below about 5mm. As well as showers winds will be quite brisk to begin with on Tuesday but ease... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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A milder change is approaching Sydney and will cool conditions on Saturday with any morning cloud clearing to a sunny afternoon. Sunday is forecast to see temperatures reach 43 degrees in Richmond and Penrith and mid 30's closer to the coast with warm nights also leading up to Sunday. There... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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A total fire ban has been issued for Sydney and Greater Hunter, Central Ranges, North Western and Upper Central West Plains total fire ban areas due to hot dry conditions. A south to south east change in the afternoon will introduce some milder conditions for Saturday but the heat returns... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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This is the forecast issued in September and has now been updated with more extensive areas of the east and south east facing above normal bushfire potential. This is the latest outlook issues by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at The Weather Man
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This is the forecast issued in September and has now been updated with more extensive areas of the east and south east facing above normal bushfire potential. This is the latest outlook issues by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at The Weather Man
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This is the forecast issued in September and has now been updated with more extensive areas of the east and south east facing above normal bushfire potential. This is the latest outlook issues by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at The Weather Man
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The latest forecast has pushed forecast maximum temperatures a couple of degree higher for the western suburbs from Thursday to Monday with very little prospect of rain through that period. During Friday a south east wind change will offer some respite but it will be short lives with only a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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After reaching 41 degrees at Penrith last Friday the coming week will be hot but not quite to that extreme with tops reaching the mid 30's from Thursday with Sunday the hottest. Although not extreme the heat will be felt as it will last a longer period of time. The... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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The Bureau Of Meteorology Heatwave forecast continues the well above average temperatures across many parts of Queensland and the Northern Territory before spreading back into parts of New South Wales from Wednesday. Katherine in the Northern Territory is forecast to reach 40 degrees on each day from Tuesday to Sunday.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2014 at The Weather Man
A southerly change is moving up the south coast and is expected into Sydney between about 8 and 10pm. The change will bring the potential of wind gusts to around 80km/h. Behind the change Satiurday will be much milder with moderate SE/S winds and cloud increasing but a generally dry... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2014 at ABC New South Wales
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Maximum temperatures in the city have been below average all week and have been mixed further west but a burst of hot air will push all suburbs well above average tomorrow with tops from 31 at Bondi to 39 at Richmond and Penrith. A milder change will move through overnight... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2014 at ABC New South Wales