Australian Marine Weather Warning Summary
|Fri 04:10 EDT||NSW/ACT||Strong Wind Warning for the Byron, Coffs, Macquarie and Eden Coasts. Cancelled for the Hunter Coast|
|Fri 05:10 EDT||Vic||Strong Wind Warning for Central Coast, Central Gippsland Coast & East Gippsland Coast. Cancellation for the West Coast|
|Fri 04:00 WST||WA||Strong Wind Warning for Perth Coast, Bunbury Geographe Coast and Leeuwin Coast|
|Thu 21:43 WST||WA||Cancellation of a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Gascoyne, Goldfields, Central West and Central Wheat Belt|
One year anniversary of destructive Brisbane hail storm; residents reminded to prepare for storm season
It is a year today since Brisbane was smashed by the worst hail storm in 30 years, one that left a trail of destruction and a damage bill of more than $1.3 billion.
Drought affected farmers and businesses in the Walgett Shire are getting a reprieve, with the Council agreeing to waive the interest on overdue rates.
Australia lived up to it's reputation yesterday, with a vast contrast in conditions across the states.