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Photo to feature in local newspaper

Thanks to Springfield News for choosing one of my photos to feature in their newspaper. Check it out below.

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November – A month to remember!

For a storm enthusiast, November was like Christmas as a child. For more than a week as an upper trough lingered overhead, there was storms within the SE Queensland region. And not just garden variety storms either. Across the month the region saw some spectacular supercell structure, very large hail, even waterspouts off the coast and tornadoes in NE NSW. To top this off, we were treated to one more round of severe weather over the weekend over 23rd-24th as the month rounded out. It truly was a month to remember!

Although I didn’t get out and chase as much as I would have liked due to work commitments, I did manage to plant myself in front of a few storms. Here’s a few of my favourite shots I gathered from the November to remember…

November 12th – between Oakey and Toowomba

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November 14th – Windsor

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November 15th – Mount Coot-tha

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November 16th – Peak Crossing

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November 23rd – Near Moonie

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What’s been happening

Since I last posted here there has actually been quite a few storms around, unfortunately I just haven’t had the time to sit down and write a proper post! I won’t attempt to wrap up the last few weeks in great detail now. However, since I last posted there was some magnificent supercell storms in the SE QLD area, most notably in mid November when we had two solid days of severe storms.

Since then there has been some impressive isolated cells here and there, but nothing as widespread as that weekend back in November. Hopefully we will have another outbreak like that again soon (on the weekend again would be nice too, thanks weather gods).

Here’s a few of my favorite photos I’ve taken over the last few weeks. In that time I have upgrade to the Canon 7D after my old 550D decided to pack it in. Now, I just need some excuses to get out there and give it a good work out!

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Go to gallery to view the rest!

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