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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 Aug 2015 Impact of Vegetation Regrowth on Wind Direction Over Complex Terrain Resource PDF icon save (250.9 KB) fire, severe weather
18 Aug 2015 Understanding Progressive Failures to Wind Loads Resource PDF icon save (193.39 KB) engineering, 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
18 Aug 2015 Evaluation of Operational Models for Wind Variability Over Complex Terrain Resource PDF icon save (253.23 KB) fire, severe weather
18 Aug 2015 Improving the Resilience of Existing Housing to Severe Wind Events Resource PDF icon save (354.8 KB) mitigation, resilience, severe weather
01 Jul 2015 Fire Australia Winter 2015 Resource PDF icon save (4.24 MB) coastal, earthquake, severe weather
01 Apr 2015 Fire Australia Autumn 2015 Resource PDF icon save (8.64 MB) fire, modelling, severe weather
11 Mar 2015 Newsletter 3 - fatalities and building losses News flood, heat transfer, severe weather
04 Mar 2015 When storms strike suddenly – supercell research Blog communication, forecasting, severe weather
11 Dec 2014 You can help wind research News cyclone, severe weather
22 Oct 2014 Managing severe weather: progress and opportunities Resource forecasting, risk management, severe weather
20 Oct 2014 Managing severe weather - progress and opportunities Resource risk management, severe weather
01 Sep 2014 Australia and NZ 'learning from adversity' Press Clipping communication, severe weather
21 Mar 2014 Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact Resource PDF icon save (2.77 MB) risk management, severe weather, warnings
Rapid response report: study of heatwave impacts on NSW Northern Rivers region 2017 Biblio PDF icon save (1.02 MB) recovery, resilience, severe weather
Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community impact Project communication, fire weather, 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
The response of the southwest Western Australian wave climate to Indian Ocean climate variability Biblio coastal, environments, 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
Heatwaves in New South Wales: how are residents and businesses coping? Biblio PDF icon save (381.41 KB) communities, resilience, severe weather
NSW Mid North Coast flood impact research Biblio PDF icon save (2.42 MB) flood, infrastructure, severe weather
The structural response and progressive failure of batten to rafter connections under wind loads Project 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
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
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
Forecasting the impact of tropical cyclones using global numerical weather prediction ensemble forecasts: a Tropical Cyclone Marcia (2015) wind and rainfall case study Biblio PDF icon save (454.57 KB) 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
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
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
Meteorological drivers of extreme fire behaviour during the Waroona bushfire, Western Australia, January 2016 Biblio fire, fire weather, 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
Climatology of wind changes and elevated fire danger over Victoria, Australia Biblio PDF icon save (1.67 MB) fire severity, fire weather, severe weather
Connecting Weather and Hazard: A partnership of physical scientists in connected disciplines Biblio fire weather, modelling, severe weather
Severe wind hazard preliminary assessment: Tropical Cyclone Debbie, Whitsunday Coast, Queensland, Australia Biblio cyclone, mitigation, severe weather
Pyrocumulonimbus forecasting: needs and issues Biblio PDF icon save (1.94 MB) fire weather, modelling, severe weather

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