Category Archives: Weather
THE STORM AFTER THE STORM Photographs taken on 29/9/15 from Woody Point, Queensland, Australia.
“Freezing Antarctic air is set to bring sub-zero temperatures and an almost even chance of snow to Queensland’s far south. The so-called “Antarctic vortex” sending the mercury plummeting south of the border is due to turn the Sunshine State into … Continue reading
Forecast for the Brisbane area – Wednesday 17/6/15 Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. It’s been raining on and off most of … Continue reading
Fog can be considered a type of low-lying cloud, and is heavily influenced by nearby bodies of water, topography, wind conditions, and even human activities. Infra-red cooling of a cloud-free, humid air mass at night can lead to fog formation … Continue reading
Usually by this time of year we would not expect to be having summer storms. After all, it is Autumn. Mother nature is running quite behind this year. Brisbane’s monthly mean maximum temperature for March is 27.38°C. Queensland’s hottest day recorded … Continue reading
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Forecast for Saturday 28/2/2015: Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending south to southeasterly early in the morning then turning easterly … Continue reading
Clouds form when water condenses onto microscopic dust particles floating in the air. Clouds are defined by both the way they look and how high they are in the atmosphere. NAME APPEARANCE ALTITUDE Cumulo-nimbus=Thunderheads Can cause lightning, thunder, hail, strong rains, … Continue reading