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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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18 Aug 2015 Long-Range Spotting by Bushfire Plumes: The Effects of In-Plume Turbulence on Firebrand Trajectory Resource PDF icon save (227.12 KB) communication, fire weather, severe weather
18 Jun 2019 Making better forecasts Resource PDF icon save (12.57 MB) communities, modelling, severe weather
20 Oct 2014 Managing severe weather - progress and opportunities Resource risk management, severe weather
Managing Severe Weather - Progress and Opportunities Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (2.16 MB) fire weather, severe weather
22 Oct 2014 Managing severe weather: progress and opportunities Resource forecasting, risk management, severe weather
Meteorological drivers of extreme fire behaviour during the Waroona bushfire, Western Australia, January 2016 Biblio fire, fire weather, severe weather
23 Nov 2018 Mitigating the effects of severe fires floods and heatwaves Resource PDF icon save (2.29 MB) forecasting, 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
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
Model for assessing the vulnerability of Australian housing to windstorms - VAWS Biblio PDF icon save (7.38 MB) cyclone, emergency management, severe weather
30 Jun 2017 Modelling large-scale flood risk in the Nepean Valley during east coast low storms Resource PDF icon save (4.2 MB) flood, modelling, severe weather
18 Aug 2015 Modelling the Fire Weather of the Blue Mountains Fires of October 2013 Resource PDF icon save (720.76 KB) communication, fire weather, severe weather
Modelling wind direction distributions using a diagnostic model in the context of probabilistic fire spread prediction Biblio PDF icon save (9.25 MB) fire, fire weather, severe weather
28 Nov 2016 Monitoring and predicting natural hazards Resource PDF icon save (853.18 KB) forecasting, modelling, severe weather
30 May 2017 Mountain waves and extreme fire behaviour News communication, fire weather, severe weather
20 Jul 2018 Multi-disciplinary approaches to natural hazards science unpacked Blog cyclone, resilience, severe weather
National Fire Danger Rating System Probabalistic Framework: year two report Biblio PDF icon save (3.41 MB) fire weather, severe weather
Natural hazards in Australia: floods Biblio flood, severe weather
11 Mar 2015 Newsletter 3 - fatalities and building losses News flood, heat transfer, 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
Predicting continental shelf waves in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (4.77 MB) coastal, severe weather, storm surge
19 Sep 2018 Progressive failures of roofs under wind loading Resource PDF icon save (8.07 MB) cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Pyrocumulonimbus forecasting: needs and issues Biblio PDF icon save (1.94 MB) fire weather, modelling, severe weather
Rapid response report: study of heatwave impacts on NSW Northern Rivers region 2017 Biblio PDF icon save (1.02 MB) recovery, 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
07 Sep 2017 Rapid response study: 2017 NSW heatwaves Resource PDF icon save (152.17 KB) communities, severe weather, vulnerability
24 Jul 2019 Science central to bushfire review News fire, fire weather, severe weather
31 Aug 2017 Science to show impact of Cyclone Debbie News cyclone, engineering, severe weather
19 Apr 2017 Science to show impact of Cyclone Debbie News cyclone, engineering, severe weather
Secondary eyewall formation in tropical cyclones Biblio PDF icon save (1.95 MB) cyclone, severe weather, tropical
07 Sep 2017 Secondary eyewall formation in tropical cyclones Resource PDF icon save (1.04 MB) cyclone, severe weather, tropical
09 Aug 2019 Severe weather research has impact News coincident events, forecasting, severe weather
Severe wind hazard preliminary assessment: Tropical Cyclone Debbie, Whitsunday Coast, Queensland, Australia Biblio cyclone, mitigation, severe weather
07 Sep 2017 Sheltering during floods: experiences of residents and businesses in the Northern Rivers region Resource PDF icon save (760.42 KB) communities, flood, severe weather
11 Aug 2016 Student takes out competition News communication, cyclone, severe weather
12 Sep 2016 Student's cyclone research is popular News communication, cyclone, severe weather
Study of heatwave impacts on residents and businesses in western Sydney - 2017 Project communities, response, severe weather
The boundary layer dynamics of tropical cyclone rainbands Biblio cyclone, forecasting, severe weather
The effects of turbulent plume dynamics on long-range spotting Biblio PDF icon save (460.39 KB) fire severity, forecasting, severe weather
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

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