Kimberley Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|DAMPIER DOWNS AIRSTRIP||0.0||24|
|FITZROY CROSSING AERO||0.0||24|
|HALLS CREEK AIRPORT||0.0||24|
|MARGARET RIVER AIRSTRIP||0.0||24|
|OLD MORNINGTON HOMESTEAD||0.0||24|
|MOUNT HOUSE AIRSTRIP||0.0||24|
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.