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BOM warns Tropical Cyclone Niran expected to intensify as it tracks away from coast – ABC News

Cyclone Niran is expected to intensify into a category three storm within the next 24 hours, bringing gusts of up to 100kph to coastal and island communities.

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Tropical Cyclone Niran is expected to intensify into a category three storm within the next 24 hours, bringing gales to coastal and island communities.
The slow-moving category two system is hovering about 335 kilometres north-east of Cairns.
Winds of 100 kilometres an hour have been recorded at Niran’s centre, with gusts up to 140kph.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) updated its warning zone early this morning, with communities from Cape Melville to Innisfail now in the warning zone.
The cyclone…

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