Bureau of meteorology warns of floods with double likelihood of La Niña predicted for Australia

Climatologist says northern and eastern states face an increased risk of severe weather events, with a 70% chance of higher rainfall

Australia should brace for flooding this storm season with the bureau of meteorology (Bom) predicting there is double the chance of a La Niña forming.

, Bureau of meteorology warns of floods with double likelihood of La Niña predicted for Australia, The Nzuchi Times Guardian

La Niña events increase the chances of above-average rainfall for northern and eastern Australia during spring and summer. Bom climatologist Tamika Tihema says the bureau has predicted there is double the chance of La Niña forming after updates to it current modelling.

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