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Willis Island Windfinding and Weather Watch Radar
16.3000°S  149.9830°E  9m AMSL

LocationWillis Island Radar TypeWF 100 C Band Typical Availability0000-0315; 0430-0915; 1030-1515; 1630-2115; 2230-0000

Willis Is. radar is 17 metres above MSL and "visibility" is unrestricted for 360 degrees.

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Weather News

QLD's storm season in full swing

18:19 EDT

Thunderstorms have flared up again over Queensland, with stormy skies likely to be a daily occurrence over the next week.

Haystack fires to burn grain producers who baled up failed crops, didn't get insurance

16:33 EDT

Fresh haystacks are exploding into flames across Victoria and South Australia and experts are warning it could be the start of a disastrous season.

National Servicemen's Memorial Pipes and Drums Band witnesses devastating drought on outback tour

15:03 EDT

One of Australia's most renowned pipe and drum bands will end an ambitious tour this weekend with a renewed understanding of how rural Queenslanders are dealing with drought.