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 | ntnews.com. 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 – see www.ntnews.com.au/subscriptionterms for full details. V1 - NTNE01Z01MA PRINTED AND DISTRIBUTED BY PRESSREADER PressReader.com +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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