The threat of flooding rain will wax anew this week in Queensland, Australia,
as the remains of Tropical Cyclone Olga persist following Sunday's landfall
over northeastern Queensland, Through Wednesday, a lingering tropical low will hover along the shore of
northwestern Queensland, near the southern Gulf of Carpentaria. This will
leading to localized flooding rain nearby and along the state's tropical east
Later in the week, the tropical low will shift southeastward while
strengthening. At this time, torrential rain will increase in coverage.
Likewise, the threat area for excessive rain will grow to cover a substantial
swath of coastal and interior Queensland at the weekend.
The flood threat will extend to homes and businesses as well as to crops.
By AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist Jim Andrews.