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Radar Details

Marburg Weather Watch Radar
Queensland
27.6080°S  152.5390°E  372m AMSL

LocationMarburg Radar TypeWSR 74 S Band Typical Availability24 hours

Situated at 370m on the Little Liverpool Range between Marburg and Rosewood and 53 km west of the Brisbane GPO this radar has a good overall view of precipitation in all sectors. However, there is some restriction on detection of low level precipitation in a narrow sector to the west southwest and over the Greater Brisbane Area. It is a fairly sensitive radar and sometimes detects virga (precipitation that does not reach the ground). This may give a false impression of rainfall affecting the area it covers.

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Weather News

Heavy rain pummels NSW and QLD

12:43 EDT

Saturday night turned into a real soaker for parts of Queensland and New South Wales, as a low pressure trough moved through.

Foggy start for the southeast

12:35 EDT

Parts of the southeast awoke to thick fog on Sunday morning with visibility dropping below 100 metres in some places.

Severe thunderstorms bring damaging winds and large hail to south-east Queensland

00:38 EDT

A "very dangerous" thunderstorm packing giant hail and destructive winds tore through parts of south-east Queensland on Saturday evening, damaging homes and bringing down trees and powerlines.