Archive for posts tagged with 'storm'

Storm season

Brisbane Extra

Essential emergency contacts for Queenslanders

If you’ve been impacted by ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie, here’s everything you need to know. The Premier's…

Be prepared for summer storms

Brisbane Extra

Be prepared for summer storms

It’s time to get your home and family prepared for storm season. It is that time of year again and summer is…

QFES swift water operators assess vehicles submerged in floodwaters in Brisbane. Photo: Queensland Fire and Emergency Services.

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane’s big wet

It’s official — Brisbane just had its wettest May day in 175 years. The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed that…

Brisbane set for a stormy day

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane set for a stormy day

Brisbane is set for a dark day of storms, here is what you need to know. The severe thunderstorm warning that Brisbane…

What to do with all those sandbags

Brisbane Extra

What to do with all those sandbags

Now that the severe weather has passed and the sun is once again shining, Brisbane City Council is encouraging…

Cyclone Marcia

Brisbane Extra

Marcia, Marcia, Marcia: The wildest Cyclone Marcia photos

Cyclone Marcia cut a devastating swathe through Central Queensland on the weekend. UPDATE 23/02/15: 100 families in…

Everything Brisbane needs to know about cyclone Marcia

Brisbane Extra

Everything Brisbane needs to know about cyclone Marcia

Brisbane is experiencing some wild weather. Here is everything you need to know about road closures, suspended…

Brisbane storm watch: what you need to know

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane storm watch: what you need to know

Street parking will be suspended across Brisbane and the SES are out in force as Cyclone Marcia draws closer. UPDATE:…

Wild weather heading for Brisbane

Brisbane Extra

Wild weather heading for Brisbane

Batten down the hatches, Brisbane. Flooding and heavy rainfall are coming our way. Brisbane is in for another bout of…

Rain

Brisbane Extra

Lord Mayor urges residents to prepare for severe weekend weather

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is urging residents, particularly in areas affected by last week’s storms, to be…

Storm season

Brisbane Extra

The storm season survival guide

Brisbane is still in clean up mode following the recent super storm, but as we head further into storm season the…

Everything you need to know about food safety after the storm

Health & Fitness

Everything you need to know about food safety after the storm

The storm may have passed but the danger is far from over. Queensland Health have warned Brisbane residents that some…

After the storm: Everything you need to know

Brisbane Extra

After the storm: Everything you need to know

Well, that escalated quickly. As thousands of Brisbanites wake up and realise that yesterday’s super storm…

Plane overturned

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane’s wildest storm photos

Is everyone alright out there? Tennis-ball-sized hail and wind gusts of more than 140 kilometres an hour ripped…

Emergency app will log jobs faster

City Talk

Emergency app will log jobs faster

Assistance from State Emergency Services is now just a few taps away thanks to a new app available on smartphones.…

How to prepare for floods this summer

In the Home

How to prepare for floods this summer

Three years on from the infamous summer of 2011 and the devastating Queensland floods, its now more important than…

Early storm warnings in your inbox

Brisbane Extra

Early storm warnings in your inbox

Did you know you can now receive a warning when a storm is on approach? Read on and find out how you and your family…

Lightning bolt hits tree

Video

Lightning bolt hits tree

These storm chasers get a bit of a shock when a lightning bolt strikes a tree close to where they are filming. The…