Images of a Big Island

Storm Warning

Well, it looks like I may have spoken a bit prematurely in my last post! As I type this, TC Anthony is making a beeline towards the Nth Queensland Coast and is forecast to cross the coast somewhere north of Bowen as a Cat 2 system, sometime early tomorrow morning.
Airlie Beach, being on the southern side of the cyclone will cop some wild weather tonight and we are expecting some heavy rain over the next few days!
Of more concern is another system forming near Vanuatu which is expected to move west and impact the Queensland Coast as a Cat 4 or 5 system later in the week.
After Cyclone Ului last year people are a little more switched on and have been stocking up with supplies and fuel. Not sure what use a car load of fuel will be when the roads are likely to be impassable?
Also, the SW of West Australia is still under threat from TC Bianca which thankfully seems to be weakening. That is one out of the box as it is extremely rare for a cyclone to be that far south! Anyway, hope you guys over there don’t cop it too badly.

Here we go again!

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4 responses

  1. True North Mark

    Ours is a fizzer mate…hope yours fizzes out too!

    January 30, 2011 at 5:21 pm

    • Crossed the coast a little closer to us than predicted. Wild evening but no real damage.

      January 31, 2011 at 10:46 am

  2. Ali

    like the photo, nice effect there..

    January 30, 2011 at 7:10 pm

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