Severe weather update: tropical cyclone Blake off WA and tropical low north of NT, 7 January 2019

Hello again. We now have two tropical weather systems active across northern Australia – tropical cyclone Blake off the west Kimberley coast, and a tropical low just north of the Top End which is likely to reach cyclone intensity later this week. First to tropical cyclone Blake, currently category 1 to the west southwest of […]

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Severe Weather Update: Ex-tropical cyclone Esther traverses inland Australia, 2 March 2020

Hello again from the Bureau. Where we’ve got our eyes on ex-tropical cyclone Esther, currently over the Kimberley in the northern parts of Western Australia, where over the weekend it brought some strong winds and heavy rainfall. This morning it’s sitting near the border with the Northern Territory and there are still severe weather warnings […]

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Severe Weather Update: tropical cyclone Esther in the Gulf, 24 Feb 2020.

Hello from the Bureau with an update on Tropical Cyclone Esther. Overnight Sunday, we saw an increase in activity across the Gulf of Carpentaria and on Monday morning, tropical Cyclone Esther was named, the fourth cyclone of the Australian season. Heavy rainfall has been recorded around the Gulf – 235mm at Aurukun to 9am Monday […]

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