An apocalyptic storm hit across South Australia on November 10, 2020, leaving at lest 8,000 families and businesses in the dark.
MAJOR line of storms approaching #Adelaide from the west and lightning active across the Adelaide CBD @SA_SES @SAPowerNetworks pic.twitter.com/VjaEYlxTZZ— Vic Storm Chasers (@VicStormChasers) November 10, 2020
The furious thunderstorm fired more than 300,000 lightning strikes, igniting many bush fires across the Aussie state.
A map of lightning recorded across the state and 3 amazing photos 😱⚡. You can use MetEye to check when we may next get thunderstorms. https://t.co/MjFcWsX2oV— Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia (@BOM_SA) November 11, 2020
Photos courtesy of Emma Fleetwood – Glenelg South, Ben Heide – Flagstaff Hill and Samantha Lodge – Marino. pic.twitter.com/raaNJHKD3c
A watch and act warning was issued on Yorke Peninsula for the cities of Minlaton, Edithburgh, Cabowie, Yorketown and Stansbury by the Country Fire Service.
A deep low tracking across waters south of #SouthAustralia is bringing strong winds to most coastal waters. Last 24 hr’s: more than 100,000 lightning strikes & 6 locations with gusts > 90 km/h. Just a few storms now left in the northeast. Latest info; https://t.co/NZWuEwvO1h pic.twitter.com/sy9YAzA2b1— Bureau of Meteorology, South Australia (@BOM_SA) November 11, 2020
A new heat wave is looming?
A large part of SA were put under a severe weather warning, but conditions had moderated by Wednesday morning.
Maximum temperatures are forecast up to 10°C above average in the southwest.
The mercury peaked at 38.5°C in Adelaide on Tuesday, making it the city’s hottest day since January.
Other regional centres reported higher temperatures with Oodnadatta, in the state’s north, reaching 43.6°C.
High temperatures, wind and dry weather mean dangerous fire conditions will continue in South Australia. More extreme weather events on DM, Strange Sounds and Steve Quayle.
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You mean SARS-CoV-2. Let’s call things by their scientific names, shall we? After all, you don’t want to sound stupid do you?
40 years ago I wanted to move to Australia. Now, not likely. After watching how they treat citizens during the kung-flu baloney, I’d rather stay here, and prepare for war against our own traitors, perverts, and reprobates.
Abbott seemed like a good guy. I liked his brand of politics. Now, citizens have no firearms. No way to fight armed tyrants properly. Good luck, put another traitor on the barby.