Daily Archives: 22/02/2015

Difficult Times

As cyclone Marcia bore down on Queensland there did not seem to be too much concern. After all it was only a category two. Still a category two cyclone can cause damage and it was watched fairly closely. It was headed in a direction that was further south than cyclones usually go and communities are less prepared for them. When it increased from a category two to five in under twenty-four hours, as it got closer to the coast, concern began to increase with each passing hour. The predicted track would take it past Yeppoon and from there it would head south toward Brisbane.… Read more