Tropical Cyclone Hits Australia As 'O...

Tropical Cyclone Hits Australia As 'One Of The Most Powerful...

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Since: Dec 11

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#3 Apr 12, 2014
This is looking like the most intense and largest cyclone that we've had since 1918 for the east coast of Queensland," said Professor Jonathan Nott at James Cook University, at the time. "It's going to cause storm tides to go through people's houses. We can expect some areas to be really badly impacted by the storm tide...I think it will show people just how dangerous it is to live so low relative to sea level and so close to the beach. Airlines are diverting flights. One the source have found A destroyed house in Cooktown in aftermath of Cyclone Ita - with it's roof in the foreground.Resident of small town Marton are having trouble in winds. Australians believe that, this is one of most powerful storms in living memory.

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