Friday, January 11, 2013

Fears ease over Cyclone Narelle's impact

FEARS about the potential impact of Cyclone Narelle on Western Australia's north are easing, although the category four storm is continuing to move closer.

According to the latest update from WA's Department of Fire and Emergency services, an all-clear was issued for Roebourne, Wickham, Point Samson, Karratha and Dampier in the state's far north.

A blue alert remains for people in or near the coastal and island communities from Mardie to Coral Bay including Onslow, Exmouth and Coral Bay.

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/national/north-west-races-for-cyclone-narelle/story-fndo486p-1226551844127