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Thursday October 19, 2017
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Thu 09:00 EST
SE 28   21.9 16.5 21.9 71 4 1   1024.5
Wed 09:00 EST
ESE 46   23.1 19.8 23.1 82 5 8   1022.1
Tue 09:00 EST
E 46   20.9 20.7 20.9 99 2 64   1018.9
Mon 09:00 EST
SE 37   20.1 20.1 20.1 100 2 80   1016.8
Sun 09:00 EST
E 37   23.1 18.3 23.1 74 5 20   1015.0
Fri 09:00 EST
NW 15   25.3 21.4 26.0 79 3 0   1016.5
Thu 09:00 EST
NW 15   25.0 20.9 26.0 78 3 0   1018.3

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Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
25.9007°S 153.0891°E 14m AMSL
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Emotional reunion with wife for survivor of trawler capsize in central Queensland

17:50 EDT

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast has had an emotional reunion with his wife in Gladstone.

Roads remain cut, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise in southern Queensland

16:30 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.

Early-season deluge continues in Queensland

14:41 EDT

Unusually heavy October rainfall continues to soak eastern Queensland as records tumble along the state's North Tropical Coast.