England Beat Afghanistan in Rain-Swept Sydney
England brought an end to their miserable World Cup campaign with a nine-wicket victory over Afghanistan under the Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-disrupted final Pool A match at Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday.
FISHING BOAT FIGHTS GALE; One of Crew Drowns, Another Is Rescued, Off Cape Breton.
Her flag at halfmast, the twenty-ton North Sydney fishing schooner Percy F. Russell reached port today to report the loss of one seaman and the rescue of another in one of the worst gales to whip the Cape Breton coast in years.. Fights gale of Cape Breton; 1 drowns
Sydney weather: One more burst of storms and rain to endure
. Sydneys south, and will bring strong winds and heavy rain to the Illawarra and the South Coast later on Wednesday morning and afternoon, Mr Dutschke said. The Bureau of Meteorology has maintained its severe weather warning for heavy rain, damaging .
Penrith weather - local weather forecast
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Sydney weather: Its hell for six million in NSW as heavens open
The slow-moving weather system dumped up to 300mm of rain in the Upper Hunter in 24 hours yesterday. The town of Tocal in the Lower Hunter received 112mm in just one hour yesterday morning. Sydney received the most rainfall in any calendar day since .
This shocking weather is a warning to us all. from up there
Youngsters should understand weather maps. Sydney has endured wind gusts akin to a category 1 cyclone, copped its wettest April day since 1998 and the wettest day for any month for the city since February 2002. But long gone are the days when wed .
Heavy Rains Flood Sydney
. 9-in rain, Sydney
Taking More Than Mitts to Australia for Opener
Tons of material, including clay from California, have transformed the Sydney Cricket Ground into a baseball stadium for Saturday’s season opener, between the Diamondbacks and the Dodgers.. Tyler Kepner On Baseball column examines season-opening series between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Los Angeles Dodgers that will be held at a transformed Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Australia; notes that decision to hold event in Australia for the first time reflects developing baseball market there.
3 Dead in Sydney Heat Wave
. heat wave; 3 dead, Sydney
Spinners will play key role in Sydney - Shastri - ESPN Cricinfo
It mainly depends on the weather. If its hot, the odd ball could just grip and we wouldnt mind that one bit. Ashwin and Jadeja have collected 21 wickets between them from seven matches at an average of 28.04. Backed by��.
Sydney storms: Residents wake to devastation after second.
A severe weather warning will remain in place across the Sydney, Hunter and Illawarra regions and could extend to the South Coast later this afternoon. Blue skies and sunshine should return to storm effected areas on Friday��.
Sydney weather: Mother Nature is our land lady
Like most people, Ive spent the past 36 hours huddled indoors trying to avoid the worst of the weather system that is taking lives and destroying property across the eastern seaboard, but I finally got so stir-crazy, I pulled on my wetsuit and went.
According To Apples Weather App, Its Snowing In Sydney.
Apples official Weather app for iOS gave everyone in Sydney a bit of a shock this morning. Instead of telling people that the citys run of extreme wind, rain and thunderstorms would continue, it predicted snow. Heres why that��.
Sydney storms: Carnival Spirit cruise liner stuck outside.
THE ordeal is almost over for the 2500 passengers on-board the cruise ship Carnival Spirit who have been stuck off Sydney in stormy seas with the ship finally able to enter Sydney Harbour.. Another passenger told the ABC this morning the boat was going round in circles, while the live camera feed available on www.cruise.me reveals the torrid weather conditions. Passengers have endured six-metre swells and strong winds. ���Its not pleasant, its been like this all��.
The insane Sydney weather will worsen for the city tonight
The deadly storm that has been pounding the greater Sydney region with destructive winds and rainfall is forecast to continue tomorrow. While the north of the Sydney metropolitan region has borne the brunt of the storm so far, the system is now likely.
Screening Out Noise
For people living in the flight path of an airport in warm weather, there are no good choices: If they open their windows, they have to contend with the roar of the airplanes. But if they close their windows, air-conditioning becomes a must. Researchers in Australia at the University of Sydney have found a way around the problem. With a couple of microphones, a personal computer and a simple mechanical device, a window can be all things to all people, closing when airplanes fly by but staying open the rest of the time.. Researchers at University of Sydney in Australia devise window that closes when airplanes fly by, but remains open rest of time (S)
Craziest pics of the Sydney storm
Ahhhh its been raining in Sydney like a hurricane for 3 days now��� bucketing all day long, the winds gusting so hard I can barely walk three blocks to the gym. Trains shut down, people being sent home from work early and the coldest day in Sydney for.
National: Wet Easter between Sydney and Brisbane. - The.
Surface and upper level troughs will combine to see increasing showers and some isolated thunderstorms between Sydney and Brisbane and north to the Capricornia Coast with a dramatic increase in rainfall during Saturday as an offshore trough deepens and a low forms off the New South Wales coast. The low.. but they should be fairly patchy and light. Posted by Graham Creed on Apr 02, 2015 in Dramatic weather outlook | Permalink �� Syndicate this site (RSS)��.
WATCH: Australia Storms Strike Sydney With Torrential.
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Ecuador Grateful to U. S. for Andes Airlift That Moved Food When Rains Cut Roads
QUITO, Ecuador, May 22 -- A little-publicized, hazardous airlift flown by the United States Air Force to combat the ravages of Ecuadors heaviest rains in thirty years has won a reserve of friendship for the United States in this country.. USAF airlifts supplies over Andes after rains washed out rds; illus
Weather delays domestic flights in Sydney
FLIGHTS in and out of Sydneys domestic airport have been affected by the wild weather lashing the city and passengers have been warned to expect delays. DOMESTIC flights are experiencing delays of up to 45 minutes, said a spokeswoman from Sydney .
LONDON GOSSIP.; UNSEASONABLE WEATHER EARL SYDNEYS TROUBLES.
If your telegraphic correspondents do their luty, then will have informed you, a dozen days or so before this letter can reach you, that ever since the arrival of the Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrovna or Alexandrowna, as Mr. Ten-.. Schuyler; Travels in Central Asia; London Correspondence
Australian Floods Rage Through Brisbane
Thousands of homes were inundated by waters that converged on Brisbane, in an area that officials said could remain under water for days.
3 dead as wild weather lashes Australian state - Rappler
(UPDATED) The Australian state of New South Wales is lashed by a once-in-a-decade storm, with homes washed away, thousands hit by power cuts and sand drifts sweeping inland off Sydneys iconic Bondi beach.
The Enduring Lure of an Iconic Ocean Races Sweet Misery
Time and again, many sailors return for the Sydney to Hobart race, one of the worlds toughest nautical challenges.
Sydney weather - local weather forecast
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On The Tele: Daily Telegraph live blog on latest news, sport.
Three dead from wild weather, PM farewells troops to Iraq, combined effort to fight I.S, Tassie shelfish warning, killer/rapist to stay behind bars and Daley tours US for winning formula.. RIP the umbrellas of Sydneys storm.
Less and More in Australian Classic
In a downsized era, when sponsorship and grand budgets are much harder to secure, the Rolex Sydney-to-Hobart yacht race somehow keeps getting bigger, with growth coming at the fast end of the fleet.
Floods Peak, Leaving Ruin in Australian City
The flood zone in Brisbane could remain under water for days, after which residents would have to contend with a cleanup of “postwar proportions.”
SYDNEY WEATHER damage: 7100 insurance claims, 5500 calls for help
A spokeswoman for Networks NSW said severe weather was continuing to cause major damage to the electricity network across Sydney, the Central Coast and Hunter region, leaving about 200,000 homes and businesses without power. Customers should .
Two Die of Heat in Sydney
. Temp hits 107 in Sydney suburbs and 97 in city; 2 die of heat exhaustion and 100 others get med aid
Sydney Biennale Draws Attention for More Than Its Wild Art
A former sponsor’s link to detention camps has raised issues for artists at the country’s largest contemporary visual arts festival, which opened last month.
SYDNEY WEATHER: Damaging winds and heavy rain hit commuters
5:57pm: Buses in the CBD are delayed up to 30 minutes, according to the citys Traffic Management System. The delays are due to the earlier closure of Market st after a glass window blew out of a building and onto the road (Market st is now open).
More Than Meets the Eye in Hobart Fleet
The boats that will set off from Sydney on Friday come in many shapes and sizes, and their skippers have many different philosophies.
Sydney weather - district weather forecast
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LIFE IN SUN, UNCLOUDED BY APARTHEIDS TURMOIL
LEAD: Joleen Lasker, a social worker, and her husband spent a year scouting the world for a new home. Like thousands of other white South Africans, the Laskers ended their quest in Australia, a country she found similar to her birthplace but devoid of its strife.
While some may compare Sydney to San Francisco or Rio de Janeiro, this is a city that needs no analogy. Sydney is brazenly self-assured, from its brilliant Opera House to its rows of ornate Paddington terrace houses, from its teeming fish markets to its urban surfing beaches. The atmosphere is contagious: Ride the commuter ferries, look for the Southern Cross in a clear night sky, take an early evening swim at Bondi Beach with the locals after work, and you may start trying to figure out how to pull up stakes and move here.. Susan Gough Henly article on Sydney, Australia, including coming events of interest, sightseeing, hotels and restaurants; photos; map (M)
Sydney storms - The Daily Telegraph
TWO people missing in floodwaters have been found and an estimated 100000 homes are without power across Sydney, Central Coast and Hunter regions after as much as 150mm of rain lashed coastal regions of NSW overnight.. The Bureau of Meteorology said the weather was the result of an intense, slow-moving low pressure system near where the Hunter and Mid North Coast regions meet. The system is expected to move gradually south throughout Tuesday.
Wild Weather Warning For Sydney
More than 11,000 Sydney homes are in the dark tonight due to the wet and windy weather. Ausgrid is working to restore power to around 6,000 homes across many Sydney suburbs including Elenora Heights, Loftus, Kirrawee, Rose Bay and Terrey Hills.
According To Apples Weather App, Its Snowing In Sydney Today. Heres Why.
Apples official Weather app for iOS gave everyone in Sydney a bit of a shock this morning. Instead of telling people that the citys run of extreme wind, rain and thunderstorms would continue, it predicted snow. Heres why that happened. Users who.
Sydney weather: One man braves stormy ocean at Clovelly Beach
For many, a stormy day is an excuse to stay inside with a warm blanket and a cup of hot tea. But even the threat of massive waves reaching metres high could not stop one Clovelly local from his usual routine of swimming at the beach on Tuesday morning.
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Sydney Weather - 7 Day Forecast, Current Conditions and Radar.
Australia Storm Hammers Sydney, New South Wales; Flooding Washes Away.
Meteorologist Ari Sarsalari shows some incredible damage videos out of New South Wales, Australia where damaging winds and flooding caused some homes to be carried away by the rushing water.
World Cup Exclusive: Fans excited but rain threat over India.
Although India vs Australia match at the Sydney Cricket Ground is on Thursday but there are chances that rain might play spoil sport. Although Thursday morning forecast is of clear weather, but it is expected to rain on��.
A love of the sea and the surf never quite leaves the people of Sydney. But this far into the Southern Hemisphere autumn, only the hardiest souls are still catching waves on the ocean beaches or swimming in outdoor pools. Most have stored their boards and swimsuits and replaced their skimpy beach gear with fall wardrobes of sweaters and jackets. With the cooler weather comes a mellower mood. Of course, other Australians would say that Sydney never loses its brashness, its certitude that it is the only place on earth. How many times does one hear a Sydney resident say their resplendent harbor is the best in the world? Or that their Opera House with its white scalloped roof is superior to any other? Often.. Whats Doing In column on events, sightseeing, lodging and restaurants in Sydney, Australia; photos; maps; chart (M)
Sydney weather: Carnival Spirit voyage very scary but the crew kept.
They keep reassuring us everything will be all right and have been keeping everyone up to date. Most people are bunkered down in cabins now. When we couldnt dock in Sydney, they sailed down to Coalcliff, then circled back and we are now sitting.
U.S. Announces Third Bitcoin Auction
. The U.S. Marshals Service will auction 50,000 Bitcoins seized in connection with the online marketplace Silk Road.
Hailstones Pelt Sydney; Damage and Injuries High
. Hailstorm, Sydney; hundreds hurt; damage estimated
Sydney storm: Its umbrellageddon as gusting winds cause brolly carnage
Pyrmont footbridge had a particularly high body count ��� or should that be brolly count ��� while in the inner west the brutalised brollies were dumped along Sydney Park Road at Alexandria. In Sydneys CBD, people resorted to ponchos, raincoats, and .
Sydney weather: Its not a cyclone but it sure felt like one
Perhaps its no surprise that the massive storm that dumped the most rain on Sydney in a single day in more than 13 years, blew over huge trees and scoured beaches would in some parts of the world be defined as a cyclone. As Rob Sharpe, a meteorologist .
The past, present and future of Handa Opera on Sydney.
For now, the one thing weighing perhaps most heavily on Terracinis mind is the unpredictable Sydney weather over the next four weeks. Not every artistic director becomes an expert at reading weather forecasts, but Terracini��.
Easter long weekend weather forecast: Its set to be a wet one
Mike Baird and Tony Abbott pray with the Good Friday faithful; Shoppers were lining up when Sydney Fish market doors opened at 2am; The Marie family bought 60 bugs, 10kg of prawns and a swordfish; Prawns and oysters��.