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#1440182 - 03/11/2017 11:49 Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017
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#1440346 - 05/11/2017 16:55 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Forecasts seems pretty keen for something Tuesday, Wednesday.

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#1440727 - 07/11/2017 17:55 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Some quick moving cells out there.

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#1440730 - 07/11/2017 18:09 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Looks dark and violent

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#1440734 - 07/11/2017 18:29 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Looks like a normal storm to me.

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#1440735 - 07/11/2017 18:32 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Lots of mamatus on the north east edge

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#1440739 - 07/11/2017 18:52 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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I had to look up what that meant.

saggy tit cloud. LOL.

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#1440740 - 07/11/2017 18:56 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: RC]
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Yup, Iíll upload some pics later because itís quite surreal

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#1440742 - 07/11/2017 19:07 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Coldfronts neighbourhood has copped it hard. It is also where my daughter lives.

Poor kid came over a hill to find traffic stopped on the road. Brakes locked up, or she aquaplaned, straight into the back of the ute in front of her. Luckily mumma bear made sure she had insurance when she bought the car. Even better no one was injured or killed.

Hail has started here and the son did the bolt to cover his car with my blankies to protect it. He carries minimal insurance.

And I have 2 stupid dogs in the house.

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#1440743 - 07/11/2017 19:07 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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I saw a heap here earlier. All gone now.

The lightning is quite a far way ahead of the rain.

Also looks like north west of westwood is getting a good bit of hail.

I will expect the storm front to split soon.

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#1440744 - 07/11/2017 19:13 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Crazy Lightning

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#1440751 - 07/11/2017 20:00 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Some pretty strong gusts here as the main front hit

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#1440754 - 07/11/2017 20:08 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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#1440756 - 07/11/2017 21:17 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Certainly copped it. Most of Bundy is belted. 100 year old trees down. The road home has poles and wires down for 1/2 a kilometre as does Gooburrum Rd. Cane trains derailed, roofs gone and significant plantation damage.
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#1440759 - 07/11/2017 21:36 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: ColdFront]
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Originally Posted By: ColdFront
Certainly copped it. Most of Bundy is belted. 100 year old trees down. The road home has poles and wires down for 1/2 a kilometre as does Gooburrum Rd. Cane trains derailed, roofs gone and significant plantation damage.


Son rang his mate to see how they fared. They have the neighbours fence in their yard but otherwise fine.

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#1440769 - 07/11/2017 23:35 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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You probably know Moorlands Rd I am guessing BB. The tree damage along the first 300-400 mtrs off Rosedale Rd is mind blowing. This is the same path as knocked over the power poles on Moore Park Beach Rd and Gooburrum Rd, turned a semi traler on its side and derailed a cane train.
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#1440770 - 08/11/2017 00:08 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: ColdFront]
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Originally Posted By: ColdFront
You probably know Moorlands Rd I am guessing BB. The tree damage along the first 300-400 mtrs off Rosedale Rd is mind blowing. This is the same path as knocked over the power poles on Moore Park Beach Rd and Gooburrum Rd, turned a semi traler on its side and derailed a cane train.


I travelled part of that road this morning to come home after spendign the night with the daughter. Turn off onto Quinns though as it is shorter.

The kids had to travel that way home from town. Poor daughter is so upset after having run into the parked car. Whilst she is 'at fault' it might not have happened had the car she hit had hazard lights, tail lights or brake lights on.


Edited by bundybear (08/11/2017 00:09)

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#1440787 - 08/11/2017 09:23 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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12.5mm at home, fair bit shorter than the 29mm recorded at the airport!

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#1440796 - 08/11/2017 11:33 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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11mm here.

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#1440836 - 08/11/2017 21:55 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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SE change is here, some good gusts coming through

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#1440840 - 08/11/2017 22:18 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: mysteriousbrad]
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Originally Posted By: mysteriousbrad
SE change is here, some good gusts coming through


It has been quite breezy/gusty here all day with enough showers to keep the washing wet.

I wonder how Coldfront is going. His area is still without power. Daughter darling was taking all her meat from the freezer and running it into town to another mates freezer since she hasn't got a working genny. I have a spare at home but she thinks it quicker to move food than drive the hour and half to pick it up.

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#1440842 - 08/11/2017 22:24 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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All good at home but what a mess just out of here. We are glad the worst avoided us. Here is a snap off my phone of the approaching storm that did all the damage around Bundy.
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#1440848 - 08/11/2017 23:04 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Cracking shot CF!
Hopefully powers back on soon bundybear

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#1440898 - 09/11/2017 20:01 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Thank-you
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#1440901 - 09/11/2017 21:28 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Daughter has spent the day helping to remove sheds off her work farm. Theirs. Neighbours. Tin everywhere.

She had yesterday off after being pretty shaken by her accident. The panel beaters must be loving it. She has her car booked for early next month for repairs. She was there at 8am and whilst she was there another 3 cars came for quotes. It would have been a constant parade all day.

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#1440905 - 09/11/2017 23:25 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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I see an isolated area at St Lawrence got 100mm yesterday.

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#1440940 - 10/11/2017 15:00 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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I am over this darn wind. Pup keeps barking, which she rarely does, because there are sudden noises around the place. Those sudden noises are just branches falling but she is doing her guard dog bit by alerting me to an unusual noise.

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#1441059 - 13/11/2017 10:20 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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It rained yesterday/last night. Of course when it started hubby was up on the tinned roof shed, power cord, gurney in hand cleaning the gutters.

Ended up with a lovely 22ml. My place is greener than ever with grass actually growing instead of just being 'green'.

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#1441420 - 17/11/2017 11:03 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Big rains possible next Thursday.
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#1441569 - 18/11/2017 10:11 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Drizzly rain this morning. Of course I have a clothes line full of now wettish washing that was dry when I came home yesterday but was too stuffed to bother to bring in. I also left all my clients work clothes I washed for him on his line. They weren't dry though. Oh well. Nothing I can do about it but enjoy the thought of the garden picking up a bit of moisture.

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#1441681 - 19/11/2017 16:13 Re: Central Queensland Build Up - November 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
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Not a bad little sprinkle this afternoon. 40mm

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