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

Red Centre shivers through frosty winter week with icicles forming at school after sprinkler fault

18:29 EST

An outback school became an early morning winter wonderland this week, as Alice Springs shivered through freezing overnight temperatures.

Noctilucent clouds shine over Europe

15:11 EST

Parts of Europe were treated to a rare show of noctilucent clouds last week.

SpaceX rocket to carry satellites that will improve Australia's weather forecasting

14:03 EST

Six satellites that will improve Australia's weather forecasting will shoot into space on the world's most powerful operational rocket today, with the help of a small team of experts in the Northern Territory.