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Sat 15 Dec 2018

More than 1000 without power as storms hit southeast

More than 1000 without power as storms hit southeast

More than 1000 properties were without power after a line of storms swept through southeast Queensland Friday night.

Fears Cyclone Owen will wipe out dozens of homes

Fears Cyclone Owen will wipe out dozens of homes

UPDATE: Cyclone Owen makes landfall with wind gusts hitting 165 km/h as a Qld town remains in lockdown amid fears as many as 60 houses could be wiped out.

Fri 14 Dec 2018

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

Cyclone Owen to wreak havoc with up to 400mm of rain

STORM warnings were issued across the state and heavy rains affected several coastal areas ahead of a forecast wet weekend.

Cyclone Owen: How to prepare in Central Queensland

Cyclone Owen: How to prepare in Central Queensland

UPDATE: See the latest Tropical Cyclone Owen details

ROLLING: First of the Big Wet arrives in Maryborough

ROLLING: First of the Big Wet arrives in Maryborough

Up to 230mm of rain is forecast to fall in Maryborough and Hervey between Saturday-Monday.

Deluge as 47mm inundates Coast in an hour

Deluge as 47mm inundates Coast in an hour

Maroochydore drenched by a 47mm downpour in an hour

Dust storms, rains lash southern states

Dust storms, rains lash southern states

Severe thunderstorms have lashed New South Wales, with warnings of flash flooding, while drivers needed rescuing from flood waters in Victoria.

Thu 13 Dec 2018

Power interruptions possible for Mackay

Power interruptions possible for Mackay

Mackay residents are being urged to heed warnings and prepare for power interruptions when tropical cyclone Owen passes over the region on the weekend.

Brace yourselves: Cyclone Owen compared to 2013 disaster

Brace yourselves: Cyclone Owen compared to 2013 disaster

QUEENSLANDERS should brace themselves for a weekend of soaking, potentially dangerous weather

Flood watch issued putting coastal campers on high alert

Flood watch issued putting coastal campers on high alert

Campers on the Cooloola, Inskip and Rainbow Beach peninsulas are urged to follow weather reports to prepare ahead for incoming "severe" weather conditions.

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