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severe weather

Severe weather refers to any dangerous meteorological phenomena with the potential to cause damage, serious social disruption, or loss of human life.

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The Excess Heat Factor as a metric for heat-related fatalities: defining heatwave risk categories Biblio PDF icon save (529.12 KB) risk analysis, severe weather, vulnerability
Model for assessing the vulnerability of Australian housing to windstorms - VAWS Biblio PDF icon save (7.38 MB) cyclone, emergency management, severe weather
Heatwaves in New South Wales: how are residents and businesses coping? Biblio PDF icon save (381.41 KB) communities, resilience, severe weather
The structural response and progressive failure of batten to rafter connections under wind loads Project engineering, severe weather
Impact-Based Forecasting for the Coastal Zone: East Coast Lows- Annual Report 2017/2018 Biblio PDF icon save (2.74 MB) severe weather
Study of heatwave impacts on residents and businesses in western Sydney - 2017 Project communities, response, severe weather
A vulnerability assessment tool for residential structures and extreme wind events Biblio PDF icon save (567.84 KB) cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Characterisation of synoptic weather features often associated with extreme events in south east Australia and Tasmania Project emergency management, severe weather
Secondary eyewall formation in tropical cyclones Biblio PDF icon save (1.95 MB) cyclone, severe weather, tropical
Meteorological drivers of extreme fire behaviour during the Waroona bushfire, Western Australia, January 2016 Biblio fire, fire weather, severe weather
Crowdsourcing Methods for Data Collection in Geophysics: State of the Art, Issues, and Future Directions Biblio PDF icon save (3.66 MB) multi-hazard, optimisation, severe weather
Mitigating the effects of severe fires, floods and heatwaves through the improvements of land dryness measures and forecasts Biblio PDF icon save (2 MB) forecasting, mitigation, severe weather
Developing better predictions for extreme water levels: Final data report Biblio PDF icon save (4.24 MB) coastal, modelling, severe weather
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (1.13 MB) cyclone, resilience, severe weather
Rapid response report: study of heatwave impacts on residents and businesses in western Sydney Biblio PDF icon save (1005.86 KB) recovery, resilience, severe weather
The response of the southwest Western Australian wave climate to Indian Ocean climate variability Biblio coastal, environments, severe weather
Mitigating the effects of severe fires, floods and heatwaves through improvements to land dryness measures and forecasts: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (1.11 MB) forecasting, mitigation, severe weather
Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact: Annual project report 2015-2016 Biblio PDF icon save (2.07 MB) fire weather, forecasting, severe weather
Time and space scales in the tropical cyclone boundary layer, and the location of the eyewall updraft Biblio cyclone, forecasting, severe weather
Distribution of wind loads in metal-clad roofing structures Biblio cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Natural hazards in Australia: floods Biblio flood, severe weather
The effects of turbulent plume dynamics on long-range spotting Biblio PDF icon save (460.39 KB) fire severity, forecasting, severe weather
Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact: midterm report 2014-17 Biblio PDF icon save (14.37 MB) fire weather, forecasting, severe weather
Pyrocumulonimbus forecasting: needs and issues Biblio PDF icon save (1.94 MB) fire weather, modelling, severe weather
Coupled fire-atmosphere modelling project: annual project report 2016-17 Biblio PDF icon save (806.63 KB) fire weather, modelling, severe weather
Wind loads on contemporary Australian housing Biblio cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events: Annual project report 2015-2016 Biblio PDF icon save (2.61 MB) cyclone, engineering, severe weather
The structural response and progressive failure of batten to rafter connections under wind loads Biblio PDF icon save (7.24 MB) engineering, severe weather
Load sharing between batten to rafter connections under wind loading Biblio cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Improving the resilience of existing housing to severe wind events in Australia Annual Report 2017-2018 Biblio PDF icon save (3.05 MB) engineering, severe weather
Correlation of peak wind loads at batten-truss connections Biblio PDF icon save (627.64 KB) cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Centralised coordination of spontaneous emergency volunteers: the EV CREW model Biblio PDF icon save (327.34 KB) response, severe weather, volunteering
Community benefits of roof upgrades Biblio PDF icon save (8.24 MB) cyclone, emergency management, severe weather
Thermodynamic considerations of pyrocumulus formation Biblio PDF icon save (1.32 MB) fire, fire weather, severe weather
Managing Severe Weather - Progress and Opportunities Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (2.16 MB) fire weather, severe weather
Exploring the circumstances surrounding flood fatalities in Australia—1900–2015 and the implications for policy and practice Biblio flood, policy, severe weather
Poleward Migration of Tropical Cyclone Activity in the Southern Hemisphere: Perspectives and Challenges for the Built Environment in Australia Biblio cyclone, severe weather
Analysis of community responses to the 2017 heatwave Project communities, response, severe weather
Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community risk Biblio PDF icon save (5.46 MB) communities, modelling, severe weather
Extreme weather: improved data products on bushfires, thunderstorms, tropical cyclones and east coast lows Biblio PDF icon save (764.8 KB) fire weather, multi-hazard, severe weather

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