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-'''Cyclone Yasi''' is a category 5 cyclone that impacted North Queensland on 23:00 Wednesday 2 February 2011.+[[Image:2011-02-02 Tropical cyclone Yasi - MODIS satellite image.jpg|right|thumb|300px|Cyclone Yasi, NASA Modis Rapid Response]]
 +[[Image:2011-02-02 Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast sea level pressure.jpg|right|thumb|300px|Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast sea level pressure]]
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 +'''Cyclone Yasi''' is a category 5 tropical cyclone that impacted North Queensland on 23:00 Wednesday 2 February 2011.
 + 
 +Cyclone Yasi details:
 +* 500km wide
 +* 200km eye
 +* 7m storm surge
 +* 1000m rainfall in some regions
 +* Landfall at Innisfail and Cardwell, 1am on Thursday 3 Feb 11
 + 
 +The wind forecast, as at 10am Wed 2 Feb 2011 was:
 +* Maximum winds to 115 knots near the centre.
 +* Winds above 64 knots within 30 nautical miles in northern semi-circle and within 50 nautical miles in southern semi-circle with phenomenal seas.
 +* Winds above 48 knots within 90 nautical miles in northern semi-circle and within 130 nautical miles in southern semi-circle with very rough to high seas and heavy swell
 +* Winds above 34 knots within 190 nautical miles in northern semi-circle and within 280 nautical miles in southern semi-circle with rough to very rough seas and moderate to heavy swell.
 + 
 +==Images==
 +<Gallery>
 +Image:2011-02-02 Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast for 0800 2 Feb 10.jpg|Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast for 0800 2 Feb 11
 +Image:2011-02-02 Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast for 0200 3 Feb 10.jpg|Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast for 0200 3 Feb 11
 +Image:2010-02-02 Tropical cyclone Yasi -satellite image .jpg|Tropical cyclone Yasi satellite image
 +Image:2011-02-02 Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast track map.jpg|Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast track map
 +Image:2011-02-02 Tropical cyclone Yasi - national weather radar.jpg|Tropical cyclone Yasi - national weather radar 2 Feb 11
 +</Gallery>
==See also== ==See also==

Revision as of 00:32, 4 February 2011

Cyclone Yasi, NASA Modis Rapid Response
Cyclone Yasi, NASA Modis Rapid Response
Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast sea level pressure
Tropical cyclone Yasi - forecast sea level pressure

Cyclone Yasi is a category 5 tropical cyclone that impacted North Queensland on 23:00 Wednesday 2 February 2011.

Cyclone Yasi details:

  • 500km wide
  • 200km eye
  • 7m storm surge
  • 1000m rainfall in some regions
  • Landfall at Innisfail and Cardwell, 1am on Thursday 3 Feb 11

The wind forecast, as at 10am Wed 2 Feb 2011 was:

  • Maximum winds to 115 knots near the centre.
  • Winds above 64 knots within 30 nautical miles in northern semi-circle and within 50 nautical miles in southern semi-circle with phenomenal seas.
  • Winds above 48 knots within 90 nautical miles in northern semi-circle and within 130 nautical miles in southern semi-circle with very rough to high seas and heavy swell
  • Winds above 34 knots within 190 nautical miles in northern semi-circle and within 280 nautical miles in southern semi-circle with rough to very rough seas and moderate to heavy swell.

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