Lack of forecast rains to prolong Australian bushfires threat

Overview of fire in a structure near Nabiac and Pacific Highway, New South Wales, Australia November 14, 2019. Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies/via REUTERS

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Official weather forecasts for Australia out on Thursday showed no substantial rains for at least three months, providing grim news as firefighters battle to get more than 100 bushfires raging across the east coast under control. Wildfires in New South Wales and Queensland states have killed four people, destroyed hundreds of homes […]

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