Trevor Schoorl

Trucks on the move as cattle drawn back into NW Qld

Weekend rainfall delivers some useful but customarily patchy falls from central Queensland to parts of New South Wales, as producers in the State’s north west enter the market in larger numbers to restock now they have a feed response from last month’s flooding rains…Read More

James Nason, March 18, 2019

‘First look’ climate outlook for April-June 2019

There are ‘near-equal’ chances of a wetter or drier three months for most of Australia, according to the Bureau of Meteorology’s ‘first-look’ climate outlook for April to June 2019. ..Read More

Beef Central, March 18, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 6 Mar 2019

Thunderstorms and showers developed along broad areas of low pressure across northern Australia, while an onshore flow and associated showers generated moderate falls along the Queensland and New South Wales east coast.
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Bureau of Meteorology, March 6, 2019

Seasonal climate outlook March-May 2019

Autumn is likely to be drier than average over most of eastern Australia and slightly wetter than average over inland western WA according to BOM’s climate and water outlook for February to April 2019, released this morning.
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Bureau of Meteorology, February 28, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 27 Feb 2019

Broad areas of low pressure across northern Australia produced thunderstorms and moderate fall, while onshore flow produced moderate falls along the east coast of Queensland and New South Wales.

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Bureau of Meteorology, February 27, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 20 Feb 2019

A cold front and pre-frontal trough brought light falls to southern Victoria, and moderate falls in western Tasmania. Thunderstorms and showers produced light to moderate falls across northern Australia throughout the week.

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Bureau of Meteorology, February 20, 2019

‘First look’ seasonal climate outlook for Mar-May 2019

The Bureau of Meteorology’s ‘first look’ at conditions for March through to May indicates that rainfall is likely to be below average for much of northern Australia, with warmer than average days and nights very likely across the country.

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Bureau of Meteorology, February 14, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 13 Feb 2019

An embedded tropical low on the monsoon tough produced very heavy falls in the Gulf Country and Queensland’s northern interior. The highest weekly total was 505 mm at Paluma Ivy Cottage, northwest of Townsville in Queensland.

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Bureau of Meteorology, February 13, 2019

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 6 Feb 2019

The active monsoon trough brought moderate to heavy falls to parts of northern Australia, while a tropical low over northwest Queensland, embedded on an active monsoon trough, resulted in heavy falls and flooding in northern Queensland.

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Bureau of Meteorology, February 6, 2019

Jan 2019 Australia’s hottest month since records began in 1910

The Bureau of Meteorology will today release its January climate summaries, showing the month was Australia’s warmest on record…Read More

Beef Central, February 1, 2019

Seasonal climate outlook Feb-Apr 2019

Rainfall likely to be below average for much of western and southern Australia and parts of the eastern mainland, according to BOM’s climate and water outlook for February to April 2019, released this morning.
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Bureau of Meteorology, January 31, 2019

Nervous wait for rain after eight dry summers

Cattle producers in Queensland’s Central West, now entering their eighth successive year of drought conditions, are waiting with ‘nervous anticipation’ today to see if one of the more positive rainfall forecasts for their region in recent times delivers desperately-needed relief…Read More

James Nason, January 30, 2019

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