Extensive fires near Margaret River

by Event Weather on November 24, 2011 Leave a Comment

The MODIS satellite image was taken about 2pm yesterday afternoon and shows the extensive fires near Margaret River. It also shows prescribed burning near Darradup and Denmark. The smoke plume stretches over 150km into the Great Southern Ocean.

Bushfires in Margaret River - November 2011

Bushfires in Margaret River - November 2011

Cold front approaching

by Event Weather on June 25, 2011 Leave a Comment

Another cold front approaching SW Australia. The front is expected to bring between 10mm to 40mm of rainfall across the entire region.

Cold front in South Western Australia

Cold front in South Western Australia

The volcanic ash is back

by Event Weather on June 21, 2011 Leave a Comment

Looks like the volcanic ash is back…with avengence! Here is the latest MODIS image of the cloud moving into SE Australia.

Volcanic Ash - 21 Jun 2011

Volcanic Ash - 21 Jun 2011

Volcanic ash over the Bass Strait

by Event Weather on June 15, 2011 Leave a Comment

MODIS Satellite Image: Volcanic ash moving over Bass Strait Tuesday the 14th of June, 2011

Volanic Ash moving over the Bass Strait, June 2011

Volanic Ash moving over the Bass Strait, June 2011

Anzac Day clash at the MCG looks perfect for AFL fans

by Event Weather on April 24, 2011 Leave a Comment

Anzac Day clash at the MCG looks like it will be perfect for AFL fans with a nice and fine 23C day expected for the Melbourne. Hopefully it will be another cracking game between the Pies and the Bombers.

Contrails over Perth!

by Event Weather on April 13, 2011 Leave a Comment

A member of our Facebook page emailed us this pic. These cool looking clouds are artificial clouds that are made from condensed water vapour from the exhaust of planes. As these hot exhaust gases cool, they may precipitate a cloud of tiny water droplets, and if the air is cold enough, tiny ice crystals can also be made.

Contrails over Perth

‘Greening’ the Mid-West

by Event Weather on March 31, 2011 Leave a Comment
Greening of Mid-West March 2010

Greening of Mid-West March 2010