Gympie 128km Radar/Lightning

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Bureau of Meteorology Weather Radar

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Radar Details

Gympie Weather Watch Radar
Queensland
25.9670°S  152.5830°E  0m AMSL

LocationMt Kanighan Radar TypeWF 44 S Band Typical Availability24 hours

Located at 343m on the summit of Mt Kanighan 26 km north of Gympie this radar has a very good view of any precipitation that may fall within its area of coverage. This extends from seawards of Fraser Is to the east, down to the Brisbane region to the south, out to about Chinchilla to the west, and up to about Miriam Vale to the north. This radar appears to provide a realistic interpretation of the weather actually being experienced within its area of coverage.

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Weather News

Queensland fires 'will not go out' for weeks commissioner warns as firefighters continue uphill battle

03:15 EDT

The fire emergency facing Queensland is still not over and it won't be for weeks, according to the Acting Fire Commissioner who says it will take a heavy dose of rainfall to get the 70-odd blazes under control.

Queensland fires remain challenging as Pechey blaze flares again

00:36 EDT

Two emergency fire warnings have been downgraded in Queensland's south-east as more than 80 blazes continue to burn across the state.

Severe storm hits south-east Queensland, bringing giant hailstones and destructive winds

00:36 EDT

Hailstones the size of cricket balls have fallen in the Sunshine Coast hinterland as parts of Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast were hit by storms on Sunday afternoon.