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Australia seen waiting till March for sustained rains to douse bushfires

16 Jan 2020

SYDNEY Australia will have to wait until March for rains heavy enough to bring sustained relief from dry weather that has fuelled deadly bushfires, the country's weather bureau said on Thursday. | Video

Australia seen waiting till March for sustained rains to douse bushfires

16 Jan 2020

SYDNEY Australia will have to wait until March for rains heavy enough to bring sustained relief from dry weather that has fueled deadly bushfires, the country's weather bureau said on Thursday. | Video

Australia seen waiting till March for sustained rains to douse bushfires

16 Jan 2020

SYDNEY Australia will have to wait until March for rains heavy enough to bring sustained relief from dry weather that has fuelled deadly bushfires, the country's weather bureau said on Thursday.

Australia calls for another mass evacuation as monster bushfires return

10 Jan 2020

MERIMBULA, Australia/SYDNEY Australian authorities urged another mass evacuation across the heavily populated southeast on Thursday as a return of hot weather fanned huge bushfires threatening several towns and communities. | Video

Australia weather bureau sees no sign of cooler weather or rain to quell bushfires

10 Jan 2020

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE Australia's weather agency sees no sign of cooler weather or significant rainfall in the next few months, an unwelcome forecast for authorities who have warned that only a large downpour will halt bushfires sweeping across the country.

Australia weather bureau sees no sign of cooler weather or rain to quell bushfires

09 Jan 2020

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE Australia's weather agency sees no sign of cooler weather or significant rainfall in the next few months, an unwelcome forecast for authorities who have warned that only a large downpour will halt bushfires sweeping across the country.

Australia weather bureau sees no sign of cooler weather or rain to quell bushfires

09 Jan 2020

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE Australia's weather agency sees no sign of cooler weather or significant rainfall in the next few months, an unwelcome forecast for authorities who have warned that only a large downpour will halt bushfires sweeping across the country.

UPDATE 1-Australia weather bureau sees no sign of cooler weather or rain to quell bushfires

09 Jan 2020

* Warming trend expected to continue, bureau says (Updates throughout with comments from Bureau of Meteorology press conference)

Australia weather bureau says no sign of cooler weather or rain on horizon

08 Jan 2020

SYDNEY, Jan 9 Australia's weather agency said on Thursday it saw no sign of cooler weather or significant rainfall in the next few months, an unwelcome forecast for authorities who have warned that only a large downpour will halt bushfires sweeping across the country.

Australia strengthens bushfire defences as economic, environmental costs mount

08 Jan 2020

SYDNEY Australian firefighters used a break from searing temperatures on Tuesday to strengthen containment lines around huge wildfires as the financial and environmental costs of the crisis mounted. | Video

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