North America ACCESS Global Surface Wind Summary
About ACCESS Global
Australian Community Climate and Earth-System Simulator (ACCESS). Based upon the UK Met Office Unified Model system. ACCESS G is the global numerical forecast model operated by the BoM. It is run twice daily (00Z and 12Z) and provides forecast data out to 240 hours with a horizontal resolution of 25km and 70 vertical levels.
Hundreds of tonnes of pristine white sand have been excavated to rebuild Australia's iconic Whitehaven Beach off north Queensland after Cyclone Debbie caused severe erosion and damage.
Canberra has awoken to its first freezing morning of the year, with temperatures dropping to -1.7 degrees Celsius.
A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.