Fog causes flight delays for Perth Airport

Plane in the sky

Katherine Owers, Staff reporter

October 14, 2015

The heavy fog over Perth yesterday morning caused numerous delays and aborted landings at Perth Airport. A layer of cool air trapped warm, moist air overnight, causing a misty covering over the Perth Metropolitan area. The mist caused motorists to drive to work with their lights on, but meant...

Weather bureau defends data methods after ‘fiddling’ claim

Australia has almost 800 weather stations across the country.

Emily Evans, Staff Reporter

September 3, 2014

The Bureau of Meteorology has defended its actions against claims that it is 'fiddling the data' in a bid to make Australia seem hotter than it actually is. In a response to claims by The Australian newspaper, the Bureau says its data and methods are among the best in the world. The accusation...

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