Hunter Sky Observations

Latest Sky Observations
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Time Vis Cloud Current weather Past weather
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09:00 EDT
25000 clear Sky unchanged Mostly clear w/s read at 0845hrs.
15:00 EDT
11000 2/8 Sky unchanged Mostly clear  
09:00 EDT
5000 clear Smoke Mostly clear Phoned. regional observer; VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
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Queensland bushfire conditions deteriorate as New South Wales firefighters given brief respite

07:18 EDT

Yesterday all eyes were on New South Wales but today the focus shifts further north, where Queensland's firefighters are continuing their marathon effort and anticipating their worst day yet.

NSW bushfires 'ain't over', expert says, warning more 'really bad days' are ahead

07:03 EDT

NSW residents should brace for more days of potentially catastrophic bushfire risks in the weeks to come, a prominent bushfire expert has warned.

Queensland fires continue with 'gusty' winds expected to hamper efforts in Yeppoon, Cobraball and Scenic Rim

02:45 EDT

Authorities are bracing for complicated wind changes that will test containment lines around several large Queensland bushfires overnight.