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Environment, Weather

La Niña Leaves Australia

La Niña Leaves Australia

The weather experts say that Australia has been affected by the strongest La Niña pattern since 1917.  This phenomenon caused the oceans around the country to reach their warmest temperatures on record and produced heavy rains that flooded the states of Queensland, Victoria and some parts of New South Wales. It also contributed to the […]

February 17, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Natural Disasters, Top News

Flood in Victoria

Flood in Victoria

The state of Victoria in Australia is currently experiencing a significant flooding with 46 of its towns heavily affected by the heavy rainfall.  Around 1600 properties and 3500 residents on its south eastern part have been evacuated as the Wimmera River levels continue to rise. An estimated 20,000 people have been without power. The flood […]

January 17, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>