Queensland weather: More heat records to tumble as state scorches - Courier Mail

IT WAS hotter than the Sahara Desert in parts of Queensland over the weekend as the record-breaking heatwave took its toll. Paramedics treated more than 90 people for heat-related incidents, including a four-year-old boy who was left locked in a hot car.

Dog suffers horrific death as heatwave takes hold of Queensland - The Sydney Morning Herald

A dog has died after its organs "boiled" on the Fraser coast on Saturday morning, as warm weather records tumbled in south-east Queensland. Brisbane exceeded it's forecast maximum, reaching 37 degrees just after midday while Birdsville climbed above 45 ...

Queensland weather: State braces for scorcher as deadly heatwave hits eastern Australia - Courier Mail

The majority of the cases were along the east coast with 11 reported in both Brisbane and Southport, and 8 in Maroochydore between 6am and 4pm today. It's so hot in #Birdsville that our officer could fry an egg on the bonnet of his police vehicle ...

Records tumble as heatwave sweeps Qld - NEWS.com.au

A heatwave sweeping southern Queensland has sent temperature records tumbling, with the hottest conditions yet to come. Many seeking relief on the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast on Saturday were dealt a blow, with several beaches closed. Dozens of ...

Brissy Students Taken To Hospital After Apparent School Parade In The Sun - Pedestrian TV

In case there were any doubts that the heat is literally trying to kill us, three high school students in Brisbane were rushed to hospital this morning with symptoms of heat-related illness. Two teenage girls and one teenage boy were attended to by ...

Queensland heatwave: Temperature records predicted to tumble in state's south, BOM says - ABC Online

As Queenslanders deal with the summer heat today, records are predicted to tumble on Sunday in the state's south, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says. Temperatures today peaked at 37 degrees Celsius in Brisbane, 38 degrees in Logan, and 40C in ...

Scientists rate Brisbane's coolest suburbs, reveal tips to heat-proofing your home - ABC Online

As southern Queensland battles its third heatwave in a month, scientists have mapped Brisbane's coolest and safest suburbs when it comes to heat-related illnesses. Greater Brisbane's 5 coolest suburbs. Burbank; Karana Downs; Lake Manchester; Mount ...

Paramedics on high alert in Qld heatwave - Sky News Australia

A heatwave sweeping southern Queensland, which will push temperatures past 40C, has paramedics on high alert. Heat records could tumble over the weekend, with the state's hottest February day a possibility of being broken. The weather bureau is ...

Energy Queensland confident power grid will stand up to extreme heat over the weekend - ABC Local

According to the Bureau of Meteorology Brisbane is headed for a top of 39 degrees on Sunday. It's not unprecedented, it won't break any records, but how will all those air conditioners running in unison effect the power grid? It's going to be hotter in ...

Beaches closed as heatwave hits Queensland - Courier Mail

RESIDENTS of a town near Bundaberg are on alert for a fast-moving grassfire as a heatwave tightens its grip on Queensland. Water-bombing aircraft were deployed and residents told to finalise their bushfire plans, with a “watch and act” issued for ...

Queensland heat sees three North Lakes students hospitalised - ABC Online

Three students from a south-east Queensland high school have been taken to hospital with heat-related illness. While Queensland braces for a scorching weekend, emergency services were this morning called out to assess 16 teenaged students at a North ...

Qld heatwave to push temp 10C past average - Yahoo7 News

A heatwave sweeping southern Queensland has paramedics on high alert but there's a simple way to know if "urine" trouble. Amid fears of a spike in heat-related illnesses as temperatures soar to 10C above average, residents are being urged to drink lots ...

Power blackout warnings in NSW, ACT as temperatures soar - The New Daily

Parts of western Sydney hit 44C on Friday and tare forecast to hit 45C on Saturday. Photo: Getty. The New Daily @TheNewDailyAU. Share. Tweet Share Reddit Pin EmailComment. NSW and the ACT face rolling blackouts on Friday afternoon as temperatures ...

Students from North Lakes taken to hospital with heat-related illness - Courier Mail

A Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman said paramedics were called to a school at College St, North Lakes, just before 10am. Queensland Ambulance Service acting operations supervisor Jen Pearce said paramedics assessed 16 students who all had ...

Three Qld students rushed to hospital with heat related illness - myGC.com.au

Three students at a school in Brisbane have been rushed to hospital with a heat related illness. Queensland Ambulance confirmed paramedics were called to a college on College Street in North Lakes just before 10.00am. Several students were treated on ...

Heatwave: Students rushed to hospital as heat rises in south-east Queensland - Brisbane Times

Three students have been taken to hospital after succumbing to the heat during a parade at a school north of Brisbane on Friday. Five emergency crews were called to The Lakes College in North Lakes before 10am to reports of students suffering in the heat.

Queensland heatwave could break hot weather records - Brisbane Times

Health officials have issued warnings for the intense heatwave much of Queensland is due to face at the weekend. The state is expected to receive increasing temperatures at the weekend, topping out at 39 degrees on Sunday in Brisbane and up to 46 ...

Queensland sizzles with temperatures in the 40s - The Straits Times

BRISBANE • Birdsville is an Australian outback town in Queensland that is used to hot weather, but the current heatwave is unusual even for its 115 residents. Daily temperatures in Birdsville have hit 43 deg C or higher since Australia Day on Jan 26 ...