“People lined up at the bottle shop”: How WA town is preparing for possible cyclone
Thursday April 8, 2021 – 18:46 EST
The West Australian coastal town of Geraldton is well south of the tropics and has never recorded a direct hit from a full-blown cyclone, excuse the pun.
But with the possibility of Cyclone Seroja impacting the large regional centre (population 37,600) towards the end of the weekend, locals are preparing in some unusual ways.
Image: Forecast position of Tropical Cyclone Seroja at landfall according to three different forecast models. The left and right images are north of Geraldton. The center one is just south. These forecasts may change in the coming…