January 27, 2021

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CRISPIN HULL reveals how the use of average speed cameras is a more effective road safety strategy than spending billions on road upgrades. He targets National MP resistance to the strategy, particularly in NSW and at a Federal level.
Crispin considers that a responsibility lies at the Federal level, zeroing in on the shameless politicking of Acting Prime Minister and Nationals Leader Michael McCormack….

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A trough with an embedded low [1002 hPa] north of Cooktown, will gradually contract southward over the next few days. A high [1014 hPa] near New Zealand maintains a weak ridge along the east coast south of the trough. A new high moves into the Tasman Sea early next week, reinforcing the ridge. The outlook for formation of a tropical cyclone over the weekend remains very low, but a strong wind warning is in place for the Cooktown region over the weekend.