Sunday Territorian : 2018-12-16

NEWS : 9 : 09


NEWS 09 SUNDAY DECEMBER 16 2018 Weakening Owen still a flood risk TROPICAL Cyclone Owen has weakened but will bring the risk of flash flooding to the Queensland east coast after making landfall on western Cape York. The category 1 system, which threatened the Territory’s east coast, including Borroloola, moved south-easterly across the far north after crossing near remote Kowanyama as a category 3 cyclone early yesterday, bringing winds of 120km/h. It was downgraded to a category 2 system later in the morning and was expected to be a tropical low today. Residents in inland areas of the far north are experienci­ng gales and heavy rainfall. Got a dollar a day? When you’ve got the latest news, you’re connected to what’s happening. Get the stories and analysis from Australia’s top journalist­s across news, sport, entertainm­ent and more. Get the paper home delivered.* $1 per day for the first 6 months* I Min. cost $ 31* 7-day home delivery full digital access. 1800 031 353 | au/offer *Digital Membership + 7 DAY Delivery costs $1 every day billed monthly (min. cost $30 if you sign up in November and min. cost $31 if you sign up in December upfront for the first month) for the first 6 months. The amount you pay each month for the first 6 payments will vary between $28-$31 depending on the number of days in the month. After the first 6 months, the cost is $47 billed monthly. Renewals occur automatica­lly unless cancelled in accordance with the full Terms and Conditions. All charges after the first will be made approx. 5 days before the start of your next month of digital subscripti­on. Not in conjunctio­n with any other offer. New customers only. Offer is only available where normal home delivery exists for NT residents and not where additional freight is ordinarily charged. Allow up to 5 days for home delivery to commence. Prices after the first 6 months may be varied in line with full terms and conditions – see­onterms for full details. V1 - NTNE01Z01M­A PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTE­D BY PRESSREADE­R PressReade­ +1 604 278 4604 ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY . ORIGINAL COPY COPYRIGHT AND PROTECTED BY APPLICABLE LAW

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