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Cyclone Debbie: BOM downgrades storm as fears mount for Queensland towns

06:55 EDT

Fears remain for the safety of people caught in the path of Cyclone Debbie overnight as Queensland emergency services warn the full extent of damage will be revealed as first responders deploy across the region at daybreak today.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low system after Collinsville hit by first-ever category two storm

05:39 EDT

The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until first light, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low; heavy rains and strong gales continue: live blog

04:49 EDT

Cyclone Debbie may be losing force, but the full extent of the damage of the super storm that crossed the coast as a category four system yesterday is yet to be known.