Gladstone 128km Radar/Lightning

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Radar Details

Gladstone Weather Watch Radar
Queensland
23.8500°S  151.2670°E  76m AMSL

LocationGladstone Radar TypeWF 44 S Band Typical Availability24 hours

This radar has almost unrestricted views to seawards from the north to the south-southeast. Elsewhere, the topography restricts the ability of the radar to detect only major echoes to the northwest, the south-southwest and the south-southeast. However, strong echoes can be detected as far west as Moura and Theodore. During episodes of fresh to strong winds (>20kt or 38km/h) sea clutter can be seen up to 30km from the coast possibly masking light inshore showers.

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Weather News

Volunteers return lesser noddy seabirds to Abrolhos Islands after once-in-a-decade storm

07:47 EST

A threatened species of birds has been returned to its island habitat, after a flock was blown hundreds of kilometres down West Australia's coast during severe storms in May.

Chance of snow increases after a sunny, dry start to ski season

07:24 EST

Avid skiers may have been disappointed by poor snow falls leading into the school holidays, but there's some better news on the way with conditions tipped to become more favourable over the next few weeks.