Tropical

A flooded landscape

27 days ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

In Broome we have been getting some good isolated rain events recently. They are so isolated that it could be raining very close by, but not actually where you are. There has also been another tropical low that came very close to Broome dumping heavy rains and then continued around the coast of Western Australia. It didn't become a tropical cyclone thankfully and just brought rain. Major highways have been closed and it is advisable to check the Travel Map before setting off on any journey at the moment.
On Thursday we went out of town to check on the situation across Roebuck Plains from...
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