Andrew Watkins

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Andrew Watkins said : “They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network’s patriarch is a way of solidifying that,” External link

tribune Monday, October 26, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins disse : "está realmente relacionado ao estado de andamento das negociações de paz" External link

em Monday, October 26, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins disse : “está realmente relacionado ao estado de andamento das negociações de paz” External link

istoe Monday, October 26, 2020 2:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

msn-fr Monday, October 26, 2020 1:45:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

news-yahoo Monday, October 26, 2020 1:04:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

msn-fr Monday, October 26, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

tv5 Monday, October 26, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : «vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix» External link

la-croix Monday, October 26, 2020 11:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

challenges Monday, October 26, 2020 11:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

LePoint Monday, October 26, 2020 10:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

naharnet-en Monday, October 26, 2020 10:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

BangkokPost Monday, October 26, 2020 8:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

channelnewsasia Monday, October 26, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

afp-en Monday, October 26, 2020 6:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about Islamic Emirate ) : "It would be difficult for the Taliban as a movement, even among their own people and sympathizers, to put forward a model that was recognizably similar to the world's most prominent Shi'a Islamic state," External link

irishsun Friday, October 2, 2020 11:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about Islamic Emirate ) : “It would be difficult for the Taliban as a movement, even among their own people and sympathizers, to put forward a model that was recognizably similar to the world's most prominent Shi’a Islamic state,” External link

rferl Friday, October 2, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “If there’s one word to describe Stanikzai, it’s ‘survivor,’ ” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, September 30, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "I think their call is a good one for the US, we will make the call, for us, early next week," "All the models, we survey, are suggesting we will go into a La Nina, in October, we are touching on some thresholds, in the Pacific Ocean, at the moment - it's getting very close" External link

bordermail Friday, September 25, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The outlook is pushing fairly firmly to the wet conditions, from October through to December, and October is looking like a wetter month," External link

bordermail Friday, September 25, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The NOAA have a slightly different definition to us, we look for particular changes in the trade winds, in cloudiness, and soil and measurement of pressure," External link

bordermail Friday, September 25, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "I think there was a collective sense or recognition of, 'We actually are all Afghans and we have so much in common at the end of the day,'" External link

CBC Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “What does a peace process look like with fighting at such high levels?” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “The first big question is: Are they going to be able to reach a cease-fire anytime soon, in these next few weeks? And if not, what does a peace process look like with fighting at such high levels?” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about On Thursday ) : “On both sides, this is about more than just a lack of trust,” “Why would the Taliban allow the government space to make itself more effective?” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about On Thursday ) : “On both sides, this is about more than just a lack of trust,” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estimé : "le gouvernement afghan a besoin d'un cessez-le-feu car sans le soutien Etats-Unis, il continuera très probablement à perdre du terrain face aux talibans" External link

afp-fr Monday, September 14, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins disse : "A postura dos talibãs sugere que eles percebem sua posição atual como de grande força" External link

em Friday, September 11, 2020 8:42:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

timesofindia Friday, September 11, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

timesofindia Friday, September 11, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength,” External link

france24-en Friday, September 11, 2020 1:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “don’t trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests” External link

france24-en Friday, September 11, 2020 1:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 11, 2020 11:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 11, 2020 11:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Posturing from the Taliban… suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength,” External link

citizen Friday, September 11, 2020 11:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “don’t trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests” External link

citizen Friday, September 11, 2020 11:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

dhakatribune Friday, September 11, 2020 10:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

dhakatribune Friday, September 11, 2020 10:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

news18 Friday, September 11, 2020 10:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

news18 Friday, September 11, 2020 10:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 11, 2020 9:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 11, 2020 8:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 11, 2020 8:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 8:29:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 8:29:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If you were going to miss a [ski] season, it was a good one to miss," External link

smh Monday, August 31, 2020 10:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If you were going to miss a [ski] season, it was a good one to miss," External link

theage Monday, August 31, 2020 10:40:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If you were going to miss a [ski] season, it was a good one to miss," External link

brisbanetimes Monday, August 31, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is one part of a bigger picture,” External link

boston Sunday, August 30, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is one part of a bigger picture,” External link

nytimes Sunday, August 30, 2020 7:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most long-range forecasts analysed by the Bureau, including from our own climate model, are indicating a La Nina could develop in the spring, which typically results in above-average winter-spring rainfall for Australia," "A La Nina also typically brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the northern wet season" External link

illawarramercury Sunday, August 30, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most long-range forecasts analysed by the Bureau, including from our own climate model, are indicating a La Nina could develop in the Spring, which typically results in above-average winter-spring rainfall for Australia, particularly across eastern, central and northern regions," "A La Nina also typically brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the northern wet season" External link

maitlandmercury Friday, August 28, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “I imagine it is a signal to actors on the pro-government side, but that are quite socially conservative, ‘Look, you don’t need to go over to the Taliban to get some of what you want,’” External link

csmonitor Thursday, August 20, 2020 11:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “The government is also trying to simultaneously keep international audiences and more progressive parts of its civil society happy as well,” External link

csmonitor Thursday, August 20, 2020 11:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The Afghan government has cited several justifications in order to stall this prisoner release in the past week alone," External link

rferl Wednesday, August 19, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If Ghani has a strategy to slow the process, it may be tied to hopes that Washington's Afghanistan policy will shift under a potential Biden White House," "Additionally, the entire framework of the U.S.-driven peace process, which will almost certainly call for the restructuring of the Afghan government and changes to the constitution, is something Ghani has had little choice but to oppose," External link

rferl Wednesday, August 19, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "Climate models suggest that further ocean cooling and intensification of Trade Winds may occur over the coming months, which has triggered the Bureau to shift from a La Nina Watch, issued on 26 June, to a La Nina Alert," External link

economictimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 5:48:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It typically also brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the wet season across the north," External link

bordermail Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It typically also brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the wet season across the north," External link

illawarramercury Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:26:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It typically also brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the wet season across the north," External link

maitlandmercury Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins sagt : „Es ist unbestreitbar, dass es kein Gefühl der Dringlichkeit bei der Aufnahme der Gespräche gegeben hat“ External link

AZ Friday, August 7, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “a mammoth undertaking up ahead in terms of getting the rank and file on board with what a political negotiated settlement means,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, July 12, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina basically means, for Australia, an increased risk of rainfall — particularly in central, eastern and northern parts of the country," External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 3:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina is a cooling in the central and eastern tropical Pacific Ocean," "When that couples with the atmosphere, we start to see some global impacts, including those in Australia" External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 3:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Historically, roughly half the La Nina events saw some degree of flooding," "We want to make sure people are aware that something could happen, so it's time to start thinking about what you might do in La Nina" External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 3:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's great to see some dark green on the maps, particularly in western New South Wales and south-west Queensland, where of course we've had quite extreme drought conditions now for the past two to three years," External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When those warm waters are closer to Australia they tend to supply more moisture, more cloud and then we get those northwest cloud bands," "Those cloud bands that sweep across the country and tend to bring better rainfall to inland parts of the continent" External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That tends to increase moisture and the cloud over the Coral Sea. So we might see a bit more moisture coming in from the east as well," External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “If this thing moves forward, the day’s going to come where they can’t just say, ‘We will settle that later’,” External link

economist Thursday, July 2, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "Changes in the surface temperature of the tropical Pacific Ocean indicated a rise in the chance of a La Nina event this year," External link

economictimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 8:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina basically means, for Australia, an increased risk of rainfall — particularly in central, eastern and northern parts of the country," External link

abc-au Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina is a cooling in the central and eastern tropical Pacific Ocean," "When that couples with the atmosphere, we start to see some global impacts, including those in Australia" External link

abc-au Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "Historically, roughly half the La Nina events saw some degree of flooding," External link

abc-au Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

digitaljournal Thursday, June 11, 2020 8:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:52:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

afp-en Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:02:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

thenational Wednesday, June 10, 2020 10:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach,” External link

tribune Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

pulse Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

digitaljournal Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

naharnet-en Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

ibtimes Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

afp-en Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “The Taliban clearly did not come to the table out of desperation,” External link

beaumontenterprise Saturday, June 6, 2020 3:45:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Though the group would never admit it, it does not have the technical capacity, nor does it allocate sufficient funds, to mount effective disaster relief on its own,” External link

irinnews Wednesday, June 3, 2020 3:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

9news Sunday, May 31, 2020 3:48:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most areas of mainland Australia are showing a better than 70 per cent chance of having a wetter than average winter," External link

qt Friday, May 29, 2020 6:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most areas of mainland Australia are showing a better than 70 per cent chance of having a wetter than average winter," External link

bordermail Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:12:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

9news Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

bordermail Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

bordermail Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's great to see some dark green on the maps, particularly in western New South Wales and south-west Queensland, where of course we've had quite extreme drought conditions now for the past two to three years," External link

abc-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When those warm waters are closer to Australia they tend to supply more moisture, more cloud and then we get those northwest cloud bands," External link

abc-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That tends to increase moisture and the cloud over the Coral Sea. So we might see a bit more moisture coming in from the east as well," External link

abc-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : ''It's costing more to build them that way but in the long term it will help people [in wheelchairs] out.'' External link

Stuff Wednesday, May 27, 2020 9:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

BakhtarNewsAgency-en Sunday, May 17, 2020 2:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 16, 2020 2:20:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “Unfortunately, what this seems like it might be a tipping point for, is a lot of people rejecting the very idea of trying to give this peace process a chance,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “What really worries me is not the fact that there are such intense responses to this attack, [but] that there are no new ideas,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

trust Friday, May 15, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 15, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Ashraf Ghani ) : “It is hard to say if Abdullah and Ghani’s compromise will resolve some of the issues delaying the talks on the government side. The past performances don’t give a lot of hope for optimism that things will move quickly or smoothly, or if this compromise means an end to disputes in Kabul,” External link

thenational Friday, May 1, 2020 9:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Mike Pompeo ) : “There definitely seems to be a strong correlation between Pompeo’s visit, the threat to cut a significant amount of aid, and the fact that we are getting much closer to a deal today,” “But it isn’t a US-mediated deal … it seems to be something that the two sides have met frequently on and decided amongst themselves” External link

thenational Friday, May 1, 2020 9:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “That may have been due to internal debate over certain articles, or just reflective of the group’s inclination to remain flexible in its policies, in part perhaps to prevent internal divisions over policy differences,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, April 28, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The group now operates in a strange combination of increasingly centralizing its control over its own membership, while also allowing it to decentralize in other ways,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, April 28, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There is much more common ground in the legal and governance systems of these two than many of their supporters, on either side, care to admit,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, April 28, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That may have been due to internal debate over certain articles, or just reflective of the group's inclination to remain flexible in its policies, in part perhaps to prevent internal divisions over policy differences," External link

globalsecurity Monday, April 27, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The group now operates in a strange combination of increasingly centralizing its control over its own membership, while also allowing it to decentralize in other ways," External link

globalsecurity Monday, April 27, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is much more common ground in the legal and governance systems of these two than many of their supporters, on either side, care to admit," External link

globalsecurity Monday, April 27, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

brisbanetimes Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

theage Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:28:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

smh Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:15:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

watoday Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “That may have been due to internal debate over certain articles, or just reflective of the group's inclination to remain flexible in its policies, in part perhaps to prevent internal divisions over policy differences,” External link

rferl Sunday, April 26, 2020 2:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is unlikely (the Taliban) would offer an entire month of cease-fire,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "What if they would try to bring everyone in the organization back to becoming active again, and they (Taliban members) just do not return?" External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is possible that this increase in fighting could be related to an upcoming spring offensive,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "I think it's a little better than rumours now, which feels like a good thing to say," External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Looking at other models from around the world, it's amazing they are all saying a very similar thing and I've probably looked at half a dozen or more of the top models now," "They are all suggesting that the odds are increased of having some good rainfall over the next few months for much of Australia" External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We can basically rule out a positive IOD. We can rule out what happened last year," External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "which was one of the best cropping seasons we have ever seen in Australia" "Not only did the negative IOD bring good winter and spring rainfall, but when the IOD collapsed in November, everything perfectly went dry for harvest" External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It doesn't guarantee it, but it certainly lifts the odds, and that's fantastic news," "It's probably a little too early to count chickens, but certainly those outlooks are looking great and far better than what they did last year" External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Extremist groups around the world often refocus their efforts into acts of terror, when faced with military setbacks," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, April 2, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Attacks like this were precisely why the US has attempted to fast-track intra-Afghan talks: the faster both sides reach the table, the faster conditions can be laid for lasting reductions in violence,” External link

thenational Saturday, March 21, 2020 4:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You'd rather be in more active period [of the oscillation], with more cloud cover," External link

smh Tuesday, March 17, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You'd rather be in more active period [of the oscillation], with more cloud cover," External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, March 17, 2020 11:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You'd rather be in more active period [of the oscillation], with more cloud cover," External link

theage Tuesday, March 17, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Ashraf Ghani ) : “The rapid turnaround of President Ghani’s position on prisoner exchange, which up until his ceremony had been quite hardline … suggested a stark quid pro quo to many observers here in Kabul: US attendance and recognition for a softened stance on this early hurdle in the peace process,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "Abdullah's ceremony was a fairly spectacular protest against the legitimacy of the re-elected president," External link

deutschewelle-en Tuesday, March 10, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "Abdullah's ceremony was a fairly spectacular protest against the legitimacy of the re-elected president," External link

dw-en Tuesday, March 10, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Today's events in Kabul seem to have unfolded in precisely the way that the U.S. had hoped could be avoided, as evidenced by Khalilzad's last-minute, late-night diplomacy between Ghani and Abdullah," External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, March 10, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Today's events in Kabul seem to have unfolded in precisely the way that the U.S. had hoped could be avoided, as evidenced by Khalilzad's last-minute, late-night diplomacy between Ghani and Abdullah," External link

rferl Monday, March 9, 2020 7:37:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

asiatimes Monday, March 9, 2020 12:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement upfront,” External link

phnompenhpost Monday, March 9, 2020 7:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

themalaymailonline Monday, March 9, 2020 4:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

dailytimesPK Monday, March 9, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

manilastandardtoday Sunday, March 8, 2020 10:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

thestandard-ph Sunday, March 8, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

dhakatribune Sunday, March 8, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

egyptindependent Sunday, March 8, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

digitaljournal Sunday, March 8, 2020 6:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

pulse Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

ibtimes Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

afp-english Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins explained : “Given the entire structure of the process, the U.S.-Taliban deal was intentionally very narrow in its goals and objectives because it is still a very early step in the process,” External link

Hindu Saturday, March 7, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins explained : “Given the entire structure of the process, the U.S.-Taliban deal was intentionally very narrow in its goals and objectives because it is still a very early step in the process,” External link

thehindu Saturday, March 7, 2020 7:37:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement ... (but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

reuters-uk Thursday, March 5, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole US-Taleban agreement... (but) you can easily see how things could spiral," External link

straitstimesSG Thursday, March 5, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole US-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, March 5, 2020 3:49:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral," External link

japantoday Thursday, March 5, 2020 1:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole US-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

nrttv Wednesday, March 4, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral," External link

iol Wednesday, March 4, 2020 7:15:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "I suspect that there will be some sort of middle ground, where the Taliban attempt to demonstrate to their own fighters as well as the Afghan government that it will continue to fight for 'an Islamic system' by resuming some combat operations but also keeping them confined or reduced in certain ways," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, March 4, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a lot of ambiguity [in the text of the U.S.-Taliban deal], even when it comes to very particular points," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, March 4, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Prisoner releases can be leverage to secure other gains, but the Afghan government's leverage in talks will come from the support of the international community, the Afghan people, and their political leaders," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, March 4, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There is a lot of ambiguity [in the text of the U.S.-Taliban deal], even when it comes to very particular points,” External link

rferl Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Prisoner releases can be leverage to secure other gains, but the Afghan government’s leverage in talks will come from the support of the international community, the Afghan people, and their political leaders,” External link

rferl Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “I suspect that there will be some sort of middle ground, where the Taliban attempt to demonstrate to their own fighters as well as the Afghan government that it will continue to fight for ‘an Islamic system’ by resuming some combat operations but also keeping them confined or reduced in certain ways,” External link

rferl Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “In the book that’s written about the peace process that hopefully ends and resolves the 40 years of conflict in Afghanistan, [the Doha deal] is the Prologue, this isn’t even Chapter One,” External link

csmonitor Tuesday, March 3, 2020 3:12:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

maitlandmercury Monday, March 2, 2020 8:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

dailyadvertiser Monday, March 2, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

maitlandmercury Monday, March 2, 2020 7:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

illawarramercury Monday, March 2, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

bordermail Monday, March 2, 2020 7:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This has the potential to interfere with or distract or delay the start of these inter-Afghan talks,” External link

laht Sunday, March 1, 2020 3:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins declarou : "Há muita especulação sobre o conteúdo do acordo" External link

correio24horas Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

theCitizen Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

theCitizen Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : «Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : «Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins diz : "Há muita especulação sobre o conteúdo do acordo" External link

uol Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

afp-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

afp-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

manilastandardtoday Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

manilastandardtoday Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

thestandard-ph Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

thestandard-ph Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : «Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : «Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

afp Saturday, February 29, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

thejournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 12:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

business-standard Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

business-standard Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

LePoint Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

LePoint Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

thehindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

thehindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

Hindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

Hindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "The Taliban has been remarkably consistent in its public messaging, that directed towards its own members as well as externally. A 'victory' narrative is a critical part of that messaging, and is part of what binds the identity of such a large, diverse group together," External link

aljazeera-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

digitaljournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

news18 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

news18 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

ibtimes Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

ibtimes Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

afp Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : «Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : «Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

afp-english Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

yahoo-au Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

yahoo-au Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "The Taliban has been remarkably consistent in its public messaging, that directed towards its own members as well as externally. A 'victory' narrative is a critical part of that messaging, and is part of what binds the identity of such a large, diverse group together," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, February 28, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The worst-case scenario would be if the crisis, which has remained largely rhetorical and political up to this point, progressed toward civil unrest or open acts of violence," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, February 27, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "As much as Abdullah's camp may continue to show signs of pressing forward with a 'parallel government,' there are not many visible signs that these moves are progressing toward open, violent contest," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, February 27, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Without the intra-Afghan talks looming -- potentially just weeks away -- there might not have been as much incentive for either side to mediate and resolve [matters] among themselves," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, February 27, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

qt Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode," External link

abc-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's looking like we'll be well above 2 degrees warmer than average for the summer as a whole for NSW," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The rainfall helped contain many of the long-lived bushfires in the east and helped ease drought conditions in some locations. But many inland regions experienced only patchy rainfall and we still need to see sustained rainfall to relieve drought in many areas," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're looking at above-average rainfall in March to start off autumn but then easing back towards more neutral patterns, more average patterns, for the remaining months of the season," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's looking like we'll be well above 2 degrees warmer than average for the summer as a whole for NSW," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The rainfall helped contain many of the long-lived bushfires in the east and helped ease drought conditions in some locations. But many inland regions experienced only patchy rainfall and we still need to see sustained rainfall to relieve drought in many areas," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're looking at above-average rainfall in March to start off autumn but then easing back towards more neutral patterns, more average patterns, for the remaining months of the season," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's looking like we'll be well above 2 degrees warmer than average for the summer as a whole for NSW," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The rainfall helped contain many of the long-lived bushfires in the east and helped ease drought conditions in some locations. But many inland regions experienced only patchy rainfall and we still need to see sustained rainfall to relieve drought in many areas," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're looking at above-average rainfall in March to start off autumn but then easing back towards more neutral patterns, more average patterns, for the remaining months of the season," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

portstephensexaminer Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

bordermail Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

theherald-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

bordermail Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

portstephensexaminer Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

theherald-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The worst-case scenario would be if the crisis, which has remained largely rhetorical and political up to this point, progressed toward civil unrest or open acts of violence," External link

rferl Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "As much as Abdullah's camp may continue to show signs of pressing forward with a 'parallel government,' there are not many visible signs that these moves are progressing toward open, violent contest," External link

rferl Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Without the intra-Afghan talks looming -- potentially just weeks away -- there might not have been as much incentive for either side to mediate and resolve [matters] among themselves," External link

rferl Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : “Political figures may calculate that limiting their responses to the election results and ensuring that the intra-Afghan negotiations move forward is actually the best route to securing the interests of their supporters and communities,” External link

rferl Wednesday, February 19, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is unclear to what extent the United States would mediate or intervene, but it is a safe bet that it will be much less publicly and openly involved than in 2014,” External link

rferl Wednesday, February 19, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “Typically, in southern Australia, the hottest weeks are at the end of January and in early February, so we haven’t even hit our hottest period yet,” External link

newscientist Friday, January 10, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This will basi­cally mean that as we get into summer, there’d be less chance of having those recov­ery rains that we need,” “We might have to wait until as late as autumn in 2019 to start seeing some recov­ery rains in the drought areas” External link

oliveoiltimes Thursday, January 9, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

watoday Wednesday, January 8, 2020 4:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

smh Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "On bad fire days, people have an inclination to wait to see the smoke, see the flames, before they actually do anything," External link

smh Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

theage Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "On bad fire days, people have an inclination to wait to see the smoke, see the flames, before they actually do anything," External link

theage Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

brisbanetimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "On bad fire days, people have an inclination to wait to see the smoke, see the flames, before they actually do anything," External link

brisbanetimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

denverpost Tuesday, January 7, 2020 10:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

mmtimes Tuesday, January 7, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

oregonlive Saturday, January 4, 2020 6:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

eagletribune Saturday, January 4, 2020 4:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

startribune Saturday, January 4, 2020 4:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

ABCnews Saturday, January 4, 2020 4:14:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

phys Friday, January 3, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

thehimalayantimes Friday, January 3, 2020 10:14:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

ctvnews Friday, January 3, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

irishsun Friday, January 3, 2020 2:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

voanews-sw Friday, January 3, 2020 1:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

voanews Friday, January 3, 2020 1:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 3, 2020 1:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

news4jax Friday, January 3, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

click2houston Friday, January 3, 2020 12:58:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

clickondetroit Friday, January 3, 2020 12:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The comparable flooding that we've seen in the past in parts of eastern Africa was in 1997 during the positive IOD event," External link

abc-au Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Normally a positive Indian Ocean Dipole would die off at the end of November or start of December as the monsoon moves into the southern hemisphere," External link

abc-au Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That basically refers to our weather patterns being further north than normal, and it means that there have been lots of westerly winds blowing the hot and dry air from the interior across New South Wales and southern Queensland," "So we've had the drying from the IOD and then we've had the hot and dry winds from the SAM bringing about the terrible conditions we've seen over eastern Australia" External link

abc-au Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The key culprit for our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) events on record," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, December 5, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heat waves is increased," External link

chinadaily Friday, November 29, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

chinadaily Friday, November 29, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

trust Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

trust Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

trust2 Thursday, November 28, 2019 2:26:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

trust2 Thursday, November 28, 2019 2:26:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "localized flooding remains a risk under particular meteorological conditions such as thunderstorms, and of course communities in the north need to be prepared at this time of year for tropical cyclones," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, November 28, 2019 7:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

9news Thursday, November 28, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : “The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Spring has been very dry for Queensland, [and is] likely to come in as one of the top five driest springs on record for Queensland," "It’s also been very warm across large parts of the state during the days, [and] night times have been cooler, particularly up there in far north Queensland and some of the coastal regions" External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Queensland is certainly looking very warm and very dry for the coming summer," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Spring has been very dry for Queensland, [and is] likely to come in as one of the top five driest springs on record for Queensland," "It’s also been very warm across large parts of the state during the days, [and] night times have been cooler, particularly up there in far north Queensland and some of the coastal regions" External link

smh Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Queensland is certainly looking very warm and very dry for the coming summer," External link

smh Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Spring has been very dry for Queensland, [and is] likely to come in as one of the top five driest springs on record for Queensland," "It’s also been very warm across large parts of the state during the days, [and] night times have been cooler, particularly up there in far north Queensland and some of the coastal regions" External link

theage Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Queensland is certainly looking very warm and very dry for the coming summer," External link

theage Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

wsau Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

wsau Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

bordermail Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We probably have a few more weeks of those conditions yet," External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "While that negative SAM pattern remains and we're getting fewer winds off the ocean and more of those westerly winds — unfortunately, the dangerous fire conditions are likely to continue," "We might not see that pattern really break down until later in December" External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The driest pockets will contract further east as we go along as those drivers start to fade," External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "At the moment, we'd all have our fingers crossed for La Nina of course, that might bring a bit more rain and some cooler temperatures, but at the moment it's looking neutral into autumn," External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We probably have a few more weeks of those conditions yet," External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 27, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

smh Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

theage Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

watoday Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

brisbanetimes Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

smh Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:27:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

watoday Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:27:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

theage Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : “The month of October has a high chance of being drier than average for virtually the entire country. This also means there’s an increased chance of early heatwaves and windy days will see higher fire danger,” External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:07:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : “The month of October has a high chance of being drier than average for virtually the entire country. This also means there’s an increased chance of early heatwaves and windy days will see higher fire danger,” External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

terradaily Monday, September 16, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

terradaily Monday, September 16, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

japantoday Saturday, September 14, 2019 2:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

japantoday Saturday, September 14, 2019 2:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 13, 2019 5:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 13, 2019 5:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

pulse Friday, September 13, 2019 4:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

pulse Friday, September 13, 2019 4:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 13, 2019 3:57:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 13, 2019 3:57:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

afp-en Friday, September 13, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

afp-en Friday, September 13, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We have a period of negative SAM (Southern Annular Mode) affecting us now, as it has on and off for a while," External link

abc-au Monday, September 9, 2019 7:53:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the odds are high of having above normal daytime temperatures right through at least until January," "And likewise with rainfall, there are increased odds of drier than normal conditions for much of eastern Australia right through until January as well" External link

abc-au Monday, September 9, 2019 7:53:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

brisbanetimes Friday, August 30, 2019 9:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

smh Friday, August 30, 2019 9:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

theage Friday, August 30, 2019 9:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

brisbanetimes Friday, August 30, 2019 2:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

smh Friday, August 30, 2019 2:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

theage Friday, August 30, 2019 2:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Right now it is looking almost certain that Brisbane will come in as its hottest winter on record, and likewise Sydney will come in at most likely its third warmest," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Winter was wet in parts of southern Victoria and western Tasmania, as well as central Queensland, but for most areas experiencing long-term rainfall deficiencies there was little relief," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "So far during winter we've seen three periods with a negative SAM, which means that the winter systems have been further north than normal," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

theage Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

smh Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:26:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Winter was wet in parts of southern Victoria and western Tasmania, as well as central Queensland, but for most areas experiencing long-term rainfall deficiencies there was little relief," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Nino Southern Oscillation ) : "El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO), the other main driver, remains neutral, meaning it's having little influence over Australia's climate right now," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Southeastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in New South Wales, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

maitlandmercury Tuesday, June 11, 2019 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Drier than average conditions typically mean more cloud-free nights, which increases the risk of frost in susceptible areas," External link

illawarramercury Friday, May 31, 2019 12:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

illawarramercury Friday, May 31, 2019 12:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For rainfall, it's really only the far southern parts of the South West, those coastal regions going along from Albany through to Esperance, that look like being drier than normal," "For the rest of the state there isn't a strong swing in the odds towards exceptionally wet or exceptionally dry" External link

abc-au Friday, May 31, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Rainfall, unfortunately, is looking quite dry for much of the state with quite high odds of getting above 70 percent and in central parts of the state being drier than average," External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 31, 2019 7:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are seeing an El Nino like pattern fading away in the Pacific Ocean and that is going to have some influence in the early part of the season," External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 31, 2019 7:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is great to see snow early on, but unfortunately early snow doesn't correlate or relate to the snow season in general," "We are seeing some patterns that will bring some warmer, drier conditions and unfortunately that means we could have a much shorter season or earlier end to the season with lower, shallower depths" External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 31, 2019 7:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "But unfortunately, most of the water storages are still falling ... with the dry soils, low stream flows, we are still seeing a drop in the storages at the moment," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

smh Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

smh Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

theage Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

theage Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn't mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier-than-average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Our climate outlook shows most states and territories have large areas where chances are greater than 80 per cent for warmer than average days," "Winter nights are very likely to be warmer than average in Tasmania, along the mainland's southeast coast, and northern Western Australia stretching through parts of the Northern Territory" External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn't mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier-than-average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Our climate outlook shows most states and territories have large areas where chances are greater than 80 per cent for warmer than average days," "Winter nights are very likely to be warmer than average in Tasmania, along the mainland's southeast coast, and northern Western Australia stretching through parts of the Northern Territory" External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, no. It's not looking like we're going to have a rapid turnaround from the current conditions," "Having said that, it's winter, it's the southern wet season, it will rain — it's just likely to rain less than normal" External link

abc-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 4:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “I parked my truck here at 7 a.m., go to work, came out at noon to go to lunch, and it was gone,” External link

click2houston Friday, May 24, 2019 6:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It’s not like I can replace it. I have to save and hopefully be able to replace it soon, but it’s not in the foreseeable future to go purchase a vehicle right now,” External link

click2houston Friday, May 24, 2019 6:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's a fairly complex situation evolving throughout south-eastern Australia," External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Of course these things are quite chaotic," External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To break the drought in those areas that have had serious and severe rainfall deficiencies, they would really need several months of above-average rainfall," "The classic definition of at least three months of decile seven, so your top 30 per cent of historical rainfall totals to get you out of drought" External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If it's agricultural drought, it's about getting moisture into the soil," External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We do have a possibility of El Niño still lurking away there," "We're at El Niño alert at the moment, and some of the models do suggest we will tip more into the El Nino space over the next several weeks before backing off a little bit, so a short-lived event remains possible" External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's something that looks a bit like [the IOD] and behaves a bit like it, but it's not necessarily centred on the two locations that we normally think of when we think of what happens out in the IOD," "We've got to remember that we have lots of classic climate drivers, but lots of other stuff impacts our weather and climate as well. It's not just those climate drivers" External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average of above-average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "We also know that 24 out of the last 29 years have seen a drier than average start to autumn in south-eastern Australia, due to a long term southwards shift of our weather patterns" External link

brisbanetimes Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average of above-average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "We also know that 24 out of the last 29 years have seen a drier than average start to autumn in south-eastern Australia, due to a long term southwards shift of our weather patterns" External link

smh Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

brisbanetimes Friday, March 15, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

theage Friday, March 15, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

smh Friday, March 15, 2019 5:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

watoday Friday, March 15, 2019 4:39:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "Autumn is obviously a critical time of year for agriculture, particularly in the southern parts of the country" External link

bordermail Monday, March 4, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "Autumn is obviously a critical time of year for agriculture, particularly in the southern parts of the country" External link

dailyadvertiser Monday, March 4, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record,” External link

manilatimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Unfortunately, the outlook isn’t giving a strong indication that we’ll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period,” External link

manilatimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record,” External link

digitaljournal Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Summer has been our warmest summer on record in terms of maximum temperatures, in terms of minimum temperatures and in terms of mean temperatures,” External link

digitaljournal Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

AsiaOne Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

AsiaOne Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

emirates247 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

emirates247 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Après les records battus en décembre et janvier, personne ne sera surpris d'apprendre que cet été a été le plus chaud répertorié" External link

tv5 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Malheureusement, les prévisions ne donnent pas le sentiment d'un retour en automne aux moyennes saisonnières en ce qui concerne les précipitations dans de nombreuses régions" External link

tv5 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

terradaily Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

terradaily Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : «Après les records battus en décembre et janvier, personne ne sera surpris d'apprendre que cet été a été le plus chaud répertorié» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 11:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : «Malheureusement, les prévisions ne donnent pas le sentiment d'un retour en automne aux moyennes saisonnières en ce qui concerne les précipitations dans de nombreuses régions» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 11:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

vietnamnews Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn’t giving a strong indication that we’ll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

vietnamnews Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Unfortunately, the outlook isn’t giving a strong indication that we’ll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Après les records battus en décembre et janvier, personne ne sera surpris d'apprendre que cet été a été le plus chaud répertorié" External link

afp-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Malheureusement, les prévisions ne donnent pas le sentiment d'un retour en automne aux moyennes saisonnières en ce qui concerne les précipitations dans de nombreuses régions" External link

afp-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record, and apart from areas of northern Queensland, many locations fell short of their summer rainfall averages too," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

afp-en Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

afp-en Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record, and apart from areas of northern Queensland, many locations fell short of their summer rainfall averages too," External link

theage Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record, and apart from areas of northern Queensland, many locations fell short of their summer rainfall averages too," External link

smh Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:58:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

trust2 Monday, February 11, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

newson6 Thursday, February 7, 2019 6:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

news9 Tuesday, February 5, 2019 5:52:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

phys Monday, February 4, 2019 10:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

maitlandmercury Sunday, February 3, 2019 5:47:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it’s not only been our hottest January on record, it’s actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910,” External link

arabnews Saturday, February 2, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1 degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions,” External link

laht Saturday, February 2, 2019 6:03:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “also contributed to the usually warm conditions” External link

modernghana Saturday, February 2, 2019 2:14:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heat wave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

thespec Saturday, February 2, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There have been so many records it’s really hard to count,” External link

wn Saturday, February 2, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1C in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions,” External link

wn Saturday, February 2, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so many records it’s really hard to count,” External link

msn-uk Friday, February 1, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about The UK ) : “The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1C in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions,” External link

msn-uk Friday, February 1, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

cknw Friday, February 1, 2019 10:42:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

globalnews Friday, February 1, 2019 10:34:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heat-wave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

taipeitimes Friday, February 1, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins explicou : "Para temperaturas máximas, para temperaturas mínimas e para temperaturas médias, não só foi o janeiro mais quente já registrado, mas o mês mais quente já registrado, e estes registros começaram em 1910" External link

noticias-terra-br Friday, February 1, 2019 5:50:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

ABCnews Friday, February 1, 2019 5:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins explicou : "Para temperaturas máximas, para temperaturas mínimas e para temperaturas médias, não só foi o janeiro mais quente já registrado, mas o mês mais quente já registrado, e estes registros começaram em 1910" External link

extra Friday, February 1, 2019 5:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

upi Friday, February 1, 2019 5:22:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins explicou : "Para temperaturas máximas, para temperaturas mínimas e para temperaturas médias, não só foi o janeiro mais quente já registrado, mas o mês mais quente já registrado, e estes registros começaram em 1910" External link

uol Friday, February 1, 2019 5:16:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it’s not only been our hottest January on record, it’s actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910,” External link

thehimalayantimes Friday, February 1, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “also contributed to the usually warm conditions” External link

rfi-en Friday, February 1, 2019 2:59:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

thestarkenya Friday, February 1, 2019 2:16:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions,” External link

clickittefaq Friday, February 1, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

trust Friday, February 1, 2019 2:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

business-standard Friday, February 1, 2019 11:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

therepublic Friday, February 1, 2019 11:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

bbc Friday, February 1, 2019 11:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

thenational Friday, February 1, 2019 11:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

time Friday, February 1, 2019 11:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the past 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, February 1, 2019 11:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

AsiaOne Friday, February 1, 2019 10:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

bbc Friday, February 1, 2019 10:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the past 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

illawarramercury Friday, February 1, 2019 10:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the past 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

maitlandmercury Friday, February 1, 2019 9:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

eagletribune Friday, February 1, 2019 9:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the past 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

yahoo-au Friday, February 1, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the past 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

bordermail Friday, February 1, 2019 9:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

nzherald Friday, February 1, 2019 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, February 1, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

miamiherald Friday, February 1, 2019 8:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

yahoo-au Friday, February 1, 2019 7:05:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

gainesville Friday, February 1, 2019 7:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

trust Friday, February 1, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

trust Friday, February 1, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

brownsvilleherald Friday, February 1, 2019 6:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1 degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

qt Friday, February 1, 2019 6:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins replied : "There's been so many records it's really hard to count" External link

qt Friday, February 1, 2019 6:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, February 1, 2019 6:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

wacotrib Friday, February 1, 2019 6:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

actionnewsjax Friday, February 1, 2019 6:10:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

nzherald Friday, February 1, 2019 6:07:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

trust2 Friday, February 1, 2019 6:05:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

trust2 Friday, February 1, 2019 6:05:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

wftv Friday, February 1, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

heraldonline Friday, February 1, 2019 5:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

ABCnews Friday, February 1, 2019 5:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

tribtown Friday, February 1, 2019 5:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

star-telegram Friday, February 1, 2019 5:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

theolympian Friday, February 1, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

charlotteobserver Friday, February 1, 2019 5:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

news-yahoo Friday, February 1, 2019 5:47:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

seattlepi Friday, February 1, 2019 5:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

seattletimes Friday, February 1, 2019 5:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

tri-cityherald Friday, February 1, 2019 5:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, February 1, 2019 5:35:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, February 1, 2019 5:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "And Sydney had one of the warmest average minimum temperatures on record," "In terms of rainfall, things were a little more towards normal, apart from the north-west, which had one of the driest Januarys on record" External link

abc-au Friday, February 1, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes,” External link

dailyjournal Friday, February 1, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

wsoctv Friday, February 1, 2019 5:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

kiro7 Friday, February 1, 2019 5:29:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, February 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The exceptional story here is temperatures," "One of the key records that we've seen has been the hottest overnight temperature on record – the hottest minimum temperature on record – 36.6 degrees was the lowest it got to one night in Borrona Downs in north-west NSW" External link

brisbanetimes Friday, February 1, 2019 2:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Victoria was exceptionally warm for January," External link

brisbanetimes Friday, February 1, 2019 2:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Odds are favouring that heat continuing at least through February, into March and April – odds of over 80 per cent that we'll have warmer than normal days and nights as well," External link

brisbanetimes Friday, February 1, 2019 2:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The exceptional story here is temperatures," "One of the key records that we've seen has been the hottest overnight temperature on record – the hottest minimum temperature on record – 36.6 degrees was the lowest it got to one night in Borrona Downs in north-west NSW" External link

smh Friday, February 1, 2019 2:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Victoria was exceptionally warm for January," External link

smh Friday, February 1, 2019 2:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Odds are favouring that heat continuing at least through February, into March and April – odds of over 80 per cent that we'll have warmer than normal days and nights as well," External link

smh Friday, February 1, 2019 2:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The exceptional story here is temperatures," "One of the key records that we've seen has been the hottest overnight temperature on record – the hottest minimum temperature on record – 36.6 degrees was the lowest it got to one night in Borrona Downs in north-west NSW" External link

theage Friday, February 1, 2019 2:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Victoria was exceptionally warm for January," External link

theage Friday, February 1, 2019 2:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Odds are favouring that heat continuing at least through February, into March and April – odds of over 80 per cent that we'll have warmer than normal days and nights as well," External link

theage Friday, February 1, 2019 2:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Odds are favouring that heat continuing at least through February, into March and April - odds of over 80 per cent that we'll have warmer than normal days and nights as well," External link

watoday Friday, February 1, 2019 1:47:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Odds are favouring that heat continuing at least through February, into March and April - odds of over 80 per cent that we'll have warmer than normal days and nights as well," External link

brisbanetimes Friday, February 1, 2019 1:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend, which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than one degree in the last 100 years, also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

abc-au Friday, February 1, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Odds are favouring that heat continuing at least through February, into March and April - odds of over 80 per cent that we'll have warmer than normal days and nights as well," External link

theage Friday, February 1, 2019 1:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Odds are favouring that heat continuing at least through February, into March and April - odds of over 80 per cent that we'll have warmer than normal days and nights as well," External link

smh Friday, February 1, 2019 1:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, January 31, 2019 11:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, January 31, 2019 11:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1 degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, January 31, 2019 11:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, January 31, 2019 11:20:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1 degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, January 31, 2019 11:20:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

bordermail Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1 degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

bordermail Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1 degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We saw heatwave conditions affect large parts of the country through most of the month, with records broken for both duration and also individual daily extremes," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The warming trend which has seen Australian temperatures increase by more than 1 degree in the last 100 years also contributed to the unusually warm conditions," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “Having had such a dry and hot year over central Australia, and with more sunshine than average forecast over the centre, means we have the classic set up for extreme heat developing inland,” “This can mean more heatwaves for the capital cities in January to March, when weather systems draw that heat towards the coastline” External link

theage Sunday, January 20, 2019 4:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are not expecting the widespread cloudiness that we normally get with (a strong La Nina event), which would block the sun and effectively keep things fairly cool," "But we are getting the heat from the rather warm western Pacific Ocean" External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, October 27, 2017 6:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the moment we have a wetter influence coming out of the Pacific Ocean with that possible La Nina, but also a drying influence coming out of the Indian Ocean. They are having a bit of a battle over Australia," "The odds are tending towards no real strong push towards wetter or drier" External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, October 27, 2017 6:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "It is the impact of what is going on in the eastern Indian Ocean," External link

abc-au Thursday, October 26, 2017 9:30:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Given things look likely to stay warmer through the south-east and given some parts, especially say in Gippsland and so on are still relatively dry, the fire risk hasn't reduced all that much in many areas," "The only real area where it has reduced is in south-east Queensland, but to some degree that naturally reduces at this time of year anyway" External link

abc-au Thursday, October 26, 2017 9:30:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The odds are tending towards no real strong push towards wetter or drier," External link

abc-au Thursday, October 26, 2017 9:30:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "It is the impact of what is going on in the eastern Indian Ocean," External link

abc-au Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:49:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Given things look likely to stay warmer through the south-east and given some parts, especially say in Gippsland and so on are still relatively dry, the fire risk hasn't reduced all that much in many areas," "The only real area where it has reduced is in south-east Queensland, but to some degree that naturally reduces at this time of year anyway" External link

abc-au Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:49:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The odds are tending towards no real strong push towards wetter or drier," External link

abc-au Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:49:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the moment we are still only a watch, we are not actually in a La Nina event," External link

abc-au Tuesday, October 24, 2017 12:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're not quite up to the 70 per cent yet," External link

smh Monday, October 23, 2017 5:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Some people might say 'That's just a 50-50 outlook, you're not really sure what you're saying there', but the reality is we don't really have a strong climate driver this year," "Things are just slightly pushing towards the above average, but only very slightly" External link

abc-au Monday, October 9, 2017 9:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the moment, we don't really have the capability to be able to predict … how many severe tropical cyclones we will get," External link

abc-au Monday, October 9, 2017 9:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “We’re seeing a couple of interesting climate drivers, such as very warm conditions on the east coast of Australia and high-pressure systems a bit further south than normal,” “The result of this is more easterly winds coming in, but by the time they get to South Australia they’ll be a little bit warmer and a little bit more moist than normal” External link

news_com_au Thursday, August 31, 2017 6:08:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "In terms of what's happened over winter the fire potential certainly has been higher for eastern Australia," External link

news_com_au Thursday, August 31, 2017 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “While we’ve yet to have our first tropical cyclone of 2016-17, we’re still expecting an average to above-average number of cyclones this season,” “We expect the peak of the season to be in January and February and that’s the time for people to really be cautious” External link

couriermail Sunday, December 18, 2016 7:57:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "The odds have increased for drier than normal conditions for large parts of eastern Australia, including Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane, and all of those areas have bushland around them," "And there's at least an 80 per cent chance of things being hotter than normal in December, right through Queensland, NSW, much of South Australia, and the northern parts of Victoria" External link

9news Sunday, November 27, 2016 3:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "Typically we get about 11 tropical cyclones in Australia each season, with about four crossing the coast," "Our outlook is around the average mark this cyclone season" External link

9news Sunday, November 27, 2016 3:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "The odds have increased for drier than normal conditions for large parts of eastern Australia, including Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane, and all of those areas have bushland around them," "And there's at least an 80 per cent chance of things being hotter than normal in December, right through Queensland, NSW, much of South Australia, and the northern parts of Victoria" External link

9news Sunday, November 27, 2016 3:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "Typically we get about 11 tropical cyclones in Australia each season, with about four crossing the coast," "Our outlook is around the average mark this cyclone season" External link

9news Sunday, November 27, 2016 3:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Certainly, we've seen temperatures approach record levels over the winter," External link

smh Monday, October 10, 2016 8:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The soils, particularly in eastern Australia right up into the north, are close to capacity in terms of how much water they can hold," "The soils are sodden at the moment and our rivers are full, and so if there are any significant or long-lasting rain events, the water doesn't have a lot of places to go," External link

smh Monday, October 10, 2016 8:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Certainly, we've seen temperatures approach record levels over the winter," External link

brisbanetimes Monday, October 10, 2016 7:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The soils, particularly in eastern Australia right up into the north, are close to capacity in terms of how much water they can hold," "The soils are sodden at the moment and our rivers are full, and so if there are any significant or long-lasting rain events, the water doesn't have a lot of places to go," External link

brisbanetimes Monday, October 10, 2016 7:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "People understanding our outlooks are paramount to us," "People who use a seasonal outlook badly, can do themselves more harm than not using a seasonal outlook at all" External link

abc-au Monday, June 13, 2016 8:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're going to be doing more videos on our website," "We're also going to be talking more on the ABC's Landline program and places that are important for agriculture about how to use the seasonal outlooks" External link

abc-au Monday, June 13, 2016 8:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "things are looking more favourable than at this time last year," External link

brisbanetimes Wednesday, May 25, 2016 10:03:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "things are looking more favourable than at this time last year," External link

smh Wednesday, May 25, 2016 10:03:00 AM EAT



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Andrew Watkins said : “They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network’s patriarch is a way of solidifying that,” External link

tribune Monday, October 26, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins disse : "está realmente relacionado ao estado de andamento das negociações de paz" External link

em Monday, October 26, 2020 3:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins disse : “está realmente relacionado ao estado de andamento das negociações de paz” External link

istoe Monday, October 26, 2020 2:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

msn-fr Monday, October 26, 2020 1:45:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

news-yahoo Monday, October 26, 2020 1:04:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

msn-fr Monday, October 26, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

tv5 Monday, October 26, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : «vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix» External link

la-croix Monday, October 26, 2020 11:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

challenges Monday, October 26, 2020 11:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins affirme : "vraiment liée à l'état d'avancement des pourparlers de paix" External link

LePoint Monday, October 26, 2020 10:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

naharnet-en Monday, October 26, 2020 10:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

BangkokPost Monday, October 26, 2020 8:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

channelnewsasia Monday, October 26, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "They may not have been in the past but they are today. And the Taliban celebrating the Haqqani network's patriarch is a way of solidifying that," External link

afp-en Monday, October 26, 2020 6:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about Islamic Emirate ) : "It would be difficult for the Taliban as a movement, even among their own people and sympathizers, to put forward a model that was recognizably similar to the world's most prominent Shi'a Islamic state," External link

irishsun Friday, October 2, 2020 11:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about Islamic Emirate ) : “It would be difficult for the Taliban as a movement, even among their own people and sympathizers, to put forward a model that was recognizably similar to the world's most prominent Shi’a Islamic state,” External link

rferl Friday, October 2, 2020 10:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “If there’s one word to describe Stanikzai, it’s ‘survivor,’ ” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, September 30, 2020 11:19:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "I think their call is a good one for the US, we will make the call, for us, early next week," "All the models, we survey, are suggesting we will go into a La Nina, in October, we are touching on some thresholds, in the Pacific Ocean, at the moment - it's getting very close" External link

bordermail Friday, September 25, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The outlook is pushing fairly firmly to the wet conditions, from October through to December, and October is looking like a wetter month," External link

bordermail Friday, September 25, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The NOAA have a slightly different definition to us, we look for particular changes in the trade winds, in cloudiness, and soil and measurement of pressure," External link

bordermail Friday, September 25, 2020 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "I think there was a collective sense or recognition of, 'We actually are all Afghans and we have so much in common at the end of the day,'" External link

CBC Sunday, September 20, 2020 11:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “What does a peace process look like with fighting at such high levels?” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “The first big question is: Are they going to be able to reach a cease-fire anytime soon, in these next few weeks? And if not, what does a peace process look like with fighting at such high levels?” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about On Thursday ) : “On both sides, this is about more than just a lack of trust,” “Why would the Taliban allow the government space to make itself more effective?” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says ( about On Thursday ) : “On both sides, this is about more than just a lack of trust,” External link

csmonitor Friday, September 18, 2020 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estimé : "le gouvernement afghan a besoin d'un cessez-le-feu car sans le soutien Etats-Unis, il continuera très probablement à perdre du terrain face aux talibans" External link

afp-fr Monday, September 14, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins disse : "A postura dos talibãs sugere que eles percebem sua posição atual como de grande força" External link

em Friday, September 11, 2020 8:42:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

timesofindia Friday, September 11, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

timesofindia Friday, September 11, 2020 2:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength,” External link

france24-en Friday, September 11, 2020 1:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “don’t trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests” External link

france24-en Friday, September 11, 2020 1:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 11, 2020 11:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 11, 2020 11:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Posturing from the Taliban… suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength,” External link

citizen Friday, September 11, 2020 11:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “don’t trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests” External link

citizen Friday, September 11, 2020 11:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

dhakatribune Friday, September 11, 2020 10:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

dhakatribune Friday, September 11, 2020 10:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

news18 Friday, September 11, 2020 10:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

news18 Friday, September 11, 2020 10:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 11, 2020 9:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 11, 2020 8:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 11, 2020 8:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Posturing from the Taliban... suggests they perceive their current position to be one of great strength," External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 8:29:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "don't trust the United States or Afghan government enough to stop fighting, until peace talks reach a point that they believe their group may have genuinely secured their interests" External link

afp-en Friday, September 11, 2020 8:29:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If you were going to miss a [ski] season, it was a good one to miss," External link

smh Monday, August 31, 2020 10:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If you were going to miss a [ski] season, it was a good one to miss," External link

theage Monday, August 31, 2020 10:40:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If you were going to miss a [ski] season, it was a good one to miss," External link

brisbanetimes Monday, August 31, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is one part of a bigger picture,” External link

boston Sunday, August 30, 2020 11:08:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is one part of a bigger picture,” External link

nytimes Sunday, August 30, 2020 7:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most long-range forecasts analysed by the Bureau, including from our own climate model, are indicating a La Nina could develop in the spring, which typically results in above-average winter-spring rainfall for Australia," "A La Nina also typically brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the northern wet season" External link

illawarramercury Sunday, August 30, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most long-range forecasts analysed by the Bureau, including from our own climate model, are indicating a La Nina could develop in the Spring, which typically results in above-average winter-spring rainfall for Australia, particularly across eastern, central and northern regions," "A La Nina also typically brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the northern wet season" External link

maitlandmercury Friday, August 28, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “I imagine it is a signal to actors on the pro-government side, but that are quite socially conservative, ‘Look, you don’t need to go over to the Taliban to get some of what you want,’” External link

csmonitor Thursday, August 20, 2020 11:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “The government is also trying to simultaneously keep international audiences and more progressive parts of its civil society happy as well,” External link

csmonitor Thursday, August 20, 2020 11:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The Afghan government has cited several justifications in order to stall this prisoner release in the past week alone," External link

rferl Wednesday, August 19, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If Ghani has a strategy to slow the process, it may be tied to hopes that Washington's Afghanistan policy will shift under a potential Biden White House," "Additionally, the entire framework of the U.S.-driven peace process, which will almost certainly call for the restructuring of the Afghan government and changes to the constitution, is something Ghani has had little choice but to oppose," External link

rferl Wednesday, August 19, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "Climate models suggest that further ocean cooling and intensification of Trade Winds may occur over the coming months, which has triggered the Bureau to shift from a La Nina Watch, issued on 26 June, to a La Nina Alert," External link

economictimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 5:48:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It typically also brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the wet season across the north," External link

bordermail Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It typically also brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the wet season across the north," External link

illawarramercury Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:26:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It typically also brings cooler and cloudier days, more tropical cyclones, and an earlier onset of the first rains of the wet season across the north," External link

maitlandmercury Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins sagt : „Es ist unbestreitbar, dass es kein Gefühl der Dringlichkeit bei der Aufnahme der Gespräche gegeben hat“ External link

AZ Friday, August 7, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “a mammoth undertaking up ahead in terms of getting the rank and file on board with what a political negotiated settlement means,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, July 12, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina basically means, for Australia, an increased risk of rainfall — particularly in central, eastern and northern parts of the country," External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 3:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina is a cooling in the central and eastern tropical Pacific Ocean," "When that couples with the atmosphere, we start to see some global impacts, including those in Australia" External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 3:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Historically, roughly half the La Nina events saw some degree of flooding," "We want to make sure people are aware that something could happen, so it's time to start thinking about what you might do in La Nina" External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 3:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's great to see some dark green on the maps, particularly in western New South Wales and south-west Queensland, where of course we've had quite extreme drought conditions now for the past two to three years," External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When those warm waters are closer to Australia they tend to supply more moisture, more cloud and then we get those northwest cloud bands," "Those cloud bands that sweep across the country and tend to bring better rainfall to inland parts of the continent" External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That tends to increase moisture and the cloud over the Coral Sea. So we might see a bit more moisture coming in from the east as well," External link

abc-au Thursday, July 9, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “If this thing moves forward, the day’s going to come where they can’t just say, ‘We will settle that later’,” External link

economist Thursday, July 2, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "Changes in the surface temperature of the tropical Pacific Ocean indicated a rise in the chance of a La Nina event this year," External link

economictimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 8:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina basically means, for Australia, an increased risk of rainfall — particularly in central, eastern and northern parts of the country," External link

abc-au Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "La Nina is a cooling in the central and eastern tropical Pacific Ocean," "When that couples with the atmosphere, we start to see some global impacts, including those in Australia" External link

abc-au Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "Historically, roughly half the La Nina events saw some degree of flooding," External link

abc-au Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

digitaljournal Thursday, June 11, 2020 8:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:52:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

afp-en Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:02:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

thenational Wednesday, June 10, 2020 10:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach,” External link

tribune Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

pulse Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

digitaljournal Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

naharnet-en Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

ibtimes Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "These talks hold a better hope for a lasting ceasefire than any other current approach," External link

afp-en Wednesday, June 10, 2020 8:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “The Taliban clearly did not come to the table out of desperation,” External link

beaumontenterprise Saturday, June 6, 2020 3:45:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Though the group would never admit it, it does not have the technical capacity, nor does it allocate sufficient funds, to mount effective disaster relief on its own,” External link

irinnews Wednesday, June 3, 2020 3:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

9news Sunday, May 31, 2020 3:48:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most areas of mainland Australia are showing a better than 70 per cent chance of having a wetter than average winter," External link

qt Friday, May 29, 2020 6:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Most areas of mainland Australia are showing a better than 70 per cent chance of having a wetter than average winter," External link

bordermail Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:12:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, May 28, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

9news Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

bordermail Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

bordermail Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When warm sea surface temperatures occur closer to Australia, weather patterns shift towards us too, favouring more cloud and rainfall across the country," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When we look at the expected temperatures, they really fall in line with the expected rainfall conditions," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 3:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's great to see some dark green on the maps, particularly in western New South Wales and south-west Queensland, where of course we've had quite extreme drought conditions now for the past two to three years," External link

abc-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "When those warm waters are closer to Australia they tend to supply more moisture, more cloud and then we get those northwest cloud bands," External link

abc-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That tends to increase moisture and the cloud over the Coral Sea. So we might see a bit more moisture coming in from the east as well," External link

abc-au Thursday, May 28, 2020 12:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : ''It's costing more to build them that way but in the long term it will help people [in wheelchairs] out.'' External link

Stuff Wednesday, May 27, 2020 9:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

BakhtarNewsAgency-en Sunday, May 17, 2020 2:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 16, 2020 2:20:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “Unfortunately, what this seems like it might be a tipping point for, is a lot of people rejecting the very idea of trying to give this peace process a chance,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “What really worries me is not the fact that there are such intense responses to this attack, [but] that there are no new ideas,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 16, 2020 3:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

trust Friday, May 15, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a conflict...and with everything happening at once an already weak state is going to have less time and energy to do even basic policing," External link

news-yahoo Friday, May 15, 2020 2:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Ashraf Ghani ) : “It is hard to say if Abdullah and Ghani’s compromise will resolve some of the issues delaying the talks on the government side. The past performances don’t give a lot of hope for optimism that things will move quickly or smoothly, or if this compromise means an end to disputes in Kabul,” External link

thenational Friday, May 1, 2020 9:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Mike Pompeo ) : “There definitely seems to be a strong correlation between Pompeo’s visit, the threat to cut a significant amount of aid, and the fact that we are getting much closer to a deal today,” “But it isn’t a US-mediated deal … it seems to be something that the two sides have met frequently on and decided amongst themselves” External link

thenational Friday, May 1, 2020 9:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “That may have been due to internal debate over certain articles, or just reflective of the group’s inclination to remain flexible in its policies, in part perhaps to prevent internal divisions over policy differences,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, April 28, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The group now operates in a strange combination of increasingly centralizing its control over its own membership, while also allowing it to decentralize in other ways,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, April 28, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There is much more common ground in the legal and governance systems of these two than many of their supporters, on either side, care to admit,” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, April 28, 2020 9:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That may have been due to internal debate over certain articles, or just reflective of the group's inclination to remain flexible in its policies, in part perhaps to prevent internal divisions over policy differences," External link

globalsecurity Monday, April 27, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The group now operates in a strange combination of increasingly centralizing its control over its own membership, while also allowing it to decentralize in other ways," External link

globalsecurity Monday, April 27, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is much more common ground in the legal and governance systems of these two than many of their supporters, on either side, care to admit," External link

globalsecurity Monday, April 27, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

brisbanetimes Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

theage Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:28:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

smh Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:15:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If one of those north-west cloudbands interacts with a cold front or a cut-off low − that's when we get some big rainfall totals over a large area," External link

watoday Sunday, April 26, 2020 5:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “That may have been due to internal debate over certain articles, or just reflective of the group's inclination to remain flexible in its policies, in part perhaps to prevent internal divisions over policy differences,” External link

rferl Sunday, April 26, 2020 2:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is unlikely (the Taliban) would offer an entire month of cease-fire,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "What if they would try to bring everyone in the organization back to becoming active again, and they (Taliban members) just do not return?" External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is possible that this increase in fighting could be related to an upcoming spring offensive,” External link

voanews Thursday, April 23, 2020 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "I think it's a little better than rumours now, which feels like a good thing to say," External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Looking at other models from around the world, it's amazing they are all saying a very similar thing and I've probably looked at half a dozen or more of the top models now," "They are all suggesting that the odds are increased of having some good rainfall over the next few months for much of Australia" External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We can basically rule out a positive IOD. We can rule out what happened last year," External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "which was one of the best cropping seasons we have ever seen in Australia" "Not only did the negative IOD bring good winter and spring rainfall, but when the IOD collapsed in November, everything perfectly went dry for harvest" External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It doesn't guarantee it, but it certainly lifts the odds, and that's fantastic news," "It's probably a little too early to count chickens, but certainly those outlooks are looking great and far better than what they did last year" External link

abc-au Friday, April 17, 2020 11:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Extremist groups around the world often refocus their efforts into acts of terror, when faced with military setbacks," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, April 2, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Attacks like this were precisely why the US has attempted to fast-track intra-Afghan talks: the faster both sides reach the table, the faster conditions can be laid for lasting reductions in violence,” External link

thenational Saturday, March 21, 2020 4:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You'd rather be in more active period [of the oscillation], with more cloud cover," External link

smh Tuesday, March 17, 2020 11:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You'd rather be in more active period [of the oscillation], with more cloud cover," External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, March 17, 2020 11:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You'd rather be in more active period [of the oscillation], with more cloud cover," External link

theage Tuesday, March 17, 2020 10:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Ashraf Ghani ) : “The rapid turnaround of President Ghani’s position on prisoner exchange, which up until his ceremony had been quite hardline … suggested a stark quid pro quo to many observers here in Kabul: US attendance and recognition for a softened stance on this early hurdle in the peace process,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "Abdullah's ceremony was a fairly spectacular protest against the legitimacy of the re-elected president," External link

deutschewelle-en Tuesday, March 10, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "Abdullah's ceremony was a fairly spectacular protest against the legitimacy of the re-elected president," External link

dw-en Tuesday, March 10, 2020 6:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Today's events in Kabul seem to have unfolded in precisely the way that the U.S. had hoped could be avoided, as evidenced by Khalilzad's last-minute, late-night diplomacy between Ghani and Abdullah," External link

globalsecurity Tuesday, March 10, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Today's events in Kabul seem to have unfolded in precisely the way that the U.S. had hoped could be avoided, as evidenced by Khalilzad's last-minute, late-night diplomacy between Ghani and Abdullah," External link

rferl Monday, March 9, 2020 7:37:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

asiatimes Monday, March 9, 2020 12:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement upfront,” External link

phnompenhpost Monday, March 9, 2020 7:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

themalaymailonline Monday, March 9, 2020 4:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

dailytimesPK Monday, March 9, 2020 1:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

manilastandardtoday Sunday, March 8, 2020 10:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

thestandard-ph Sunday, March 8, 2020 10:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

dhakatribune Sunday, March 8, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front,” External link

egyptindependent Sunday, March 8, 2020 12:36:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

digitaljournal Sunday, March 8, 2020 6:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

pulse Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

ibtimes Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

afp-english Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:26:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The reason we see ambiguity is because it would have been very difficult if not impossible to reach agreement up front," External link

afp-en Sunday, March 8, 2020 5:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins explained : “Given the entire structure of the process, the U.S.-Taliban deal was intentionally very narrow in its goals and objectives because it is still a very early step in the process,” External link

Hindu Saturday, March 7, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins explained : “Given the entire structure of the process, the U.S.-Taliban deal was intentionally very narrow in its goals and objectives because it is still a very early step in the process,” External link

thehindu Saturday, March 7, 2020 7:37:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement ... (but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

reuters-uk Thursday, March 5, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole US-Taleban agreement... (but) you can easily see how things could spiral," External link

straitstimesSG Thursday, March 5, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole US-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, March 5, 2020 3:49:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral," External link

japantoday Thursday, March 5, 2020 1:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole US-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

nrttv Wednesday, March 4, 2020 10:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is significant. I don’t think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is significant. I don't think it signals the collapse of the whole U.S.-Taliban agreement...(but) you can easily see how things could spiral," External link

iol Wednesday, March 4, 2020 7:15:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "I suspect that there will be some sort of middle ground, where the Taliban attempt to demonstrate to their own fighters as well as the Afghan government that it will continue to fight for 'an Islamic system' by resuming some combat operations but also keeping them confined or reduced in certain ways," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, March 4, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There is a lot of ambiguity [in the text of the U.S.-Taliban deal], even when it comes to very particular points," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, March 4, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Prisoner releases can be leverage to secure other gains, but the Afghan government's leverage in talks will come from the support of the international community, the Afghan people, and their political leaders," External link

globalsecurity Wednesday, March 4, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There is a lot of ambiguity [in the text of the U.S.-Taliban deal], even when it comes to very particular points,” External link

rferl Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Prisoner releases can be leverage to secure other gains, but the Afghan government’s leverage in talks will come from the support of the international community, the Afghan people, and their political leaders,” External link

rferl Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “I suspect that there will be some sort of middle ground, where the Taliban attempt to demonstrate to their own fighters as well as the Afghan government that it will continue to fight for ‘an Islamic system’ by resuming some combat operations but also keeping them confined or reduced in certain ways,” External link

rferl Tuesday, March 3, 2020 9:50:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “In the book that’s written about the peace process that hopefully ends and resolves the 40 years of conflict in Afghanistan, [the Doha deal] is the Prologue, this isn’t even Chapter One,” External link

csmonitor Tuesday, March 3, 2020 3:12:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

maitlandmercury Monday, March 2, 2020 8:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

dailyadvertiser Monday, March 2, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

maitlandmercury Monday, March 2, 2020 7:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

illawarramercury Monday, March 2, 2020 7:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To put it simply the rain has been part of more chaotic, short-term weather patterns rather than an ongoing climate factor that could mean a wetter than average period," "There wasn't that big driver there and that allowed the shorter and more localised impacts on the weather to have more of an influence and that is a lot harder to predict" External link

bordermail Monday, March 2, 2020 7:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This has the potential to interfere with or distract or delay the start of these inter-Afghan talks,” External link

laht Sunday, March 1, 2020 3:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins declarou : "Há muita especulação sobre o conteúdo do acordo" External link

correio24horas Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:15:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

theCitizen Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

theCitizen Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:29:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : «Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : «Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins diz : "Há muita especulação sobre o conteúdo do acordo" External link

uol Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

afp-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

afp-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 3:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

clicanoo Saturday, February 29, 2020 2:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

manilastandardtoday Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

manilastandardtoday Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:41:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

thestandard-ph Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

thestandard-ph Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : «Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : «Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

afp Saturday, February 29, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

thejournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 12:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

vanguardngr Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There’s been so much speculation about the contents of the deal… we know the broad outlines but it’s not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it’s not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, February 29, 2020 11:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

business-standard Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

business-standard Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

LePoint Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

LePoint Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

thehindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

thehindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public,” External link

Hindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies,” External link

Hindu Saturday, February 29, 2020 10:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

ipreunion Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "The Taliban has been remarkably consistent in its public messaging, that directed towards its own members as well as externally. A 'victory' narrative is a critical part of that messaging, and is part of what binds the identity of such a large, diverse group together," External link

aljazeera-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

digitaljournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

msn-fr Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lepetitjournal Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

tv5 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

news18 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

news18 Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

ibtimes Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

ibtimes Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

lnc Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

afp Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : «Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : «Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés» External link

la-croix Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins dit : "Il y a tellement de spéculations sur le contenu de l'accord" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins estime : "Aujourd'hui, ce n'est qu'une étape préliminaire pour le début de ce processus, ce n'est pas encore un motif de célébration pour le gouvernement et ses alliés" External link

challenges Saturday, February 29, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

afp-english Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

yahoo-au Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

yahoo-au Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's been so much speculation about the contents of the deal... we know the broad outlines but it's not even clear whether the full terms of the deal will be made public," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This is just a precursor to get that process started, it's not a cause for celebration among the government or its allies," External link

afp-en Saturday, February 29, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins told : "The Taliban has been remarkably consistent in its public messaging, that directed towards its own members as well as externally. A 'victory' narrative is a critical part of that messaging, and is part of what binds the identity of such a large, diverse group together," External link

aljazeera-en Friday, February 28, 2020 5:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The worst-case scenario would be if the crisis, which has remained largely rhetorical and political up to this point, progressed toward civil unrest or open acts of violence," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, February 27, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "As much as Abdullah's camp may continue to show signs of pressing forward with a 'parallel government,' there are not many visible signs that these moves are progressing toward open, violent contest," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, February 27, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Without the intra-Afghan talks looming -- potentially just weeks away -- there might not have been as much incentive for either side to mediate and resolve [matters] among themselves," External link

globalsecurity Thursday, February 27, 2020 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

qt Thursday, February 27, 2020 7:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode," External link

abc-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's looking like we'll be well above 2 degrees warmer than average for the summer as a whole for NSW," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The rainfall helped contain many of the long-lived bushfires in the east and helped ease drought conditions in some locations. But many inland regions experienced only patchy rainfall and we still need to see sustained rainfall to relieve drought in many areas," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're looking at above-average rainfall in March to start off autumn but then easing back towards more neutral patterns, more average patterns, for the remaining months of the season," External link

smh Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's looking like we'll be well above 2 degrees warmer than average for the summer as a whole for NSW," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The rainfall helped contain many of the long-lived bushfires in the east and helped ease drought conditions in some locations. But many inland regions experienced only patchy rainfall and we still need to see sustained rainfall to relieve drought in many areas," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're looking at above-average rainfall in March to start off autumn but then easing back towards more neutral patterns, more average patterns, for the remaining months of the season," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's looking like we'll be well above 2 degrees warmer than average for the summer as a whole for NSW," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "At the start of summer, we saw both a very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole and a near-record negative Southern Annular Mode, and that resulted in both the warmest and driest December on record, with significant fire weather throughout many parts of the country," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The rainfall helped contain many of the long-lived bushfires in the east and helped ease drought conditions in some locations. But many inland regions experienced only patchy rainfall and we still need to see sustained rainfall to relieve drought in many areas," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We're looking at above-average rainfall in March to start off autumn but then easing back towards more neutral patterns, more average patterns, for the remaining months of the season," External link

theage Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

portstephensexaminer Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

bordermail Thursday, February 27, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : "By winter, we will have an even clearer indication if this will change, and hence what the weather will look like for the rest of 2020," External link

theherald-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

bordermail Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

portstephensexaminer Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

theherald-au Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are looking at above average rainfall likely in March to start off Autumn but then easing back towards more neutral, average patterns over the remaining months of the season," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, February 27, 2020 1:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The worst-case scenario would be if the crisis, which has remained largely rhetorical and political up to this point, progressed toward civil unrest or open acts of violence," External link

rferl Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "As much as Abdullah's camp may continue to show signs of pressing forward with a 'parallel government,' there are not many visible signs that these moves are progressing toward open, violent contest," External link

rferl Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Without the intra-Afghan talks looming -- potentially just weeks away -- there might not have been as much incentive for either side to mediate and resolve [matters] among themselves," External link

rferl Wednesday, February 26, 2020 10:49:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : “Political figures may calculate that limiting their responses to the election results and ensuring that the intra-Afghan negotiations move forward is actually the best route to securing the interests of their supporters and communities,” External link

rferl Wednesday, February 19, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It is unclear to what extent the United States would mediate or intervene, but it is a safe bet that it will be much less publicly and openly involved than in 2014,” External link

rferl Wednesday, February 19, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins says : “Typically, in southern Australia, the hottest weeks are at the end of January and in early February, so we haven’t even hit our hottest period yet,” External link

newscientist Friday, January 10, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This will basi­cally mean that as we get into summer, there’d be less chance of having those recov­ery rains that we need,” “We might have to wait until as late as autumn in 2019 to start seeing some recov­ery rains in the drought areas” External link

oliveoiltimes Thursday, January 9, 2020 7:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

watoday Wednesday, January 8, 2020 4:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

smh Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "On bad fire days, people have an inclination to wait to see the smoke, see the flames, before they actually do anything," External link

smh Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

theage Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "On bad fire days, people have an inclination to wait to see the smoke, see the flames, before they actually do anything," External link

theage Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We’re getting to the hottest and driest time of the year, it's not like we're out of the woods," External link

brisbanetimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "On bad fire days, people have an inclination to wait to see the smoke, see the flames, before they actually do anything," External link

brisbanetimes Wednesday, January 8, 2020 3:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

denverpost Tuesday, January 7, 2020 10:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

mmtimes Tuesday, January 7, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

oregonlive Saturday, January 4, 2020 6:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

eagletribune Saturday, January 4, 2020 4:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

startribune Saturday, January 4, 2020 4:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

ABCnews Saturday, January 4, 2020 4:14:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

phys Friday, January 3, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

thehimalayantimes Friday, January 3, 2020 10:14:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

ctvnews Friday, January 3, 2020 4:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

irishsun Friday, January 3, 2020 2:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

voanews-sw Friday, January 3, 2020 1:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall)," External link

voanews Friday, January 3, 2020 1:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

news-yahoo Friday, January 3, 2020 1:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

news4jax Friday, January 3, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

click2houston Friday, January 3, 2020 12:58:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “With such a dry environment, many fires were started by dry lightning events (storms that brought lightning but limited rainfall),” External link

clickondetroit Friday, January 3, 2020 12:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The comparable flooding that we've seen in the past in parts of eastern Africa was in 1997 during the positive IOD event," External link

abc-au Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Normally a positive Indian Ocean Dipole would die off at the end of November or start of December as the monsoon moves into the southern hemisphere," External link

abc-au Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "That basically refers to our weather patterns being further north than normal, and it means that there have been lots of westerly winds blowing the hot and dry air from the interior across New South Wales and southern Queensland," "So we've had the drying from the IOD and then we've had the hot and dry winds from the SAM bringing about the terrible conditions we've seen over eastern Australia" External link

abc-au Wednesday, December 11, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The key culprit for our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) events on record," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, December 5, 2019 6:57:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heat waves is increased," External link

chinadaily Friday, November 29, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

chinadaily Friday, November 29, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

trust Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

trust Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

trust2 Thursday, November 28, 2019 2:26:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

trust2 Thursday, November 28, 2019 2:26:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "localized flooding remains a risk under particular meteorological conditions such as thunderstorms, and of course communities in the north need to be prepared at this time of year for tropical cyclones," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, November 28, 2019 7:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

9news Thursday, November 28, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : “The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Spring has been very dry for Queensland, [and is] likely to come in as one of the top five driest springs on record for Queensland," "It’s also been very warm across large parts of the state during the days, [and] night times have been cooler, particularly up there in far north Queensland and some of the coastal regions" External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Queensland is certainly looking very warm and very dry for the coming summer," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Spring has been very dry for Queensland, [and is] likely to come in as one of the top five driest springs on record for Queensland," "It’s also been very warm across large parts of the state during the days, [and] night times have been cooler, particularly up there in far north Queensland and some of the coastal regions" External link

smh Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Queensland is certainly looking very warm and very dry for the coming summer," External link

smh Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Spring has been very dry for Queensland, [and is] likely to come in as one of the top five driest springs on record for Queensland," "It’s also been very warm across large parts of the state during the days, [and] night times have been cooler, particularly up there in far north Queensland and some of the coastal regions" External link

theage Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Queensland is certainly looking very warm and very dry for the coming summer," External link

theage Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, November 28, 2019 5:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

wsau Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

wsau Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Basically, the positive IOD occurs when you get cooler than normal ocean temperatures off Indonesia which tends to restrict the amount of moisture coming into eastern Australia and also tends to create high pressures over Eastern Australia which keeps the clouds away," External link

bordermail Thursday, November 28, 2019 4:08:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This outlook also means the risk of heatwaves is increased," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about India Ocean ) : "The key culprit of our current and expected conditions is one of the strongest positive Indian Ocean dipole events on record," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We probably have a few more weeks of those conditions yet," External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "While that negative SAM pattern remains and we're getting fewer winds off the ocean and more of those westerly winds — unfortunately, the dangerous fire conditions are likely to continue," "We might not see that pattern really break down until later in December" External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The driest pockets will contract further east as we go along as those drivers start to fade," External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about La Nina ) : "At the moment, we'd all have our fingers crossed for La Nina of course, that might bring a bit more rain and some cooler temperatures, but at the moment it's looking neutral into autumn," External link

abc-au Thursday, November 28, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We probably have a few more weeks of those conditions yet," External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 27, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

smh Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

theage Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "the stronger the event, the bigger the impact" "It sets up high-pressure anomalies over south-eastern Australia," External link

watoday Tuesday, November 12, 2019 1:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

brisbanetimes Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:38:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

smh Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:27:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

watoday Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:27:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "The stronger the IOD, the stronger the impacts ... for Australia, and maybe for Africa" External link

theage Saturday, October 19, 2019 4:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : “The month of October has a high chance of being drier than average for virtually the entire country. This also means there’s an increased chance of early heatwaves and windy days will see higher fire danger,” External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, October 1, 2019 11:07:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : “The month of October has a high chance of being drier than average for virtually the entire country. This also means there’s an increased chance of early heatwaves and windy days will see higher fire danger,” External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, October 1, 2019 9:36:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

terradaily Monday, September 16, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

terradaily Monday, September 16, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

japantoday Saturday, September 14, 2019 2:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

japantoday Saturday, September 14, 2019 2:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 13, 2019 5:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

channelnewsasia Friday, September 13, 2019 5:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

digitaljournal Friday, September 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

pulse Friday, September 13, 2019 4:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

pulse Friday, September 13, 2019 4:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 13, 2019 3:57:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

yahoo-au Friday, September 13, 2019 3:57:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It can warm quite rapidly if it gets the right influences, or right pulses, from down below caused by big weather systems at the surface or air hitting mountain ranges a certain way," External link

afp-en Friday, September 13, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "You start getting more winds from central Australia, from the desert and less winds from the ocean, so they tend to have drier, warmer conditions in New South Wales and Southern Queensland," External link

afp-en Friday, September 13, 2019 2:32:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We have a period of negative SAM (Southern Annular Mode) affecting us now, as it has on and off for a while," External link

abc-au Monday, September 9, 2019 7:53:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the odds are high of having above normal daytime temperatures right through at least until January," "And likewise with rainfall, there are increased odds of drier than normal conditions for much of eastern Australia right through until January as well" External link

abc-au Monday, September 9, 2019 7:53:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

brisbanetimes Friday, August 30, 2019 9:53:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

smh Friday, August 30, 2019 9:51:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

theage Friday, August 30, 2019 9:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

brisbanetimes Friday, August 30, 2019 2:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

smh Friday, August 30, 2019 2:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

theage Friday, August 30, 2019 2:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Right now it is looking almost certain that Brisbane will come in as its hottest winter on record, and likewise Sydney will come in at most likely its third warmest," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Winter was wet in parts of southern Victoria and western Tasmania, as well as central Queensland, but for most areas experiencing long-term rainfall deficiencies there was little relief," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "So far during winter we've seen three periods with a negative SAM, which means that the winter systems have been further north than normal," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

theage Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:48:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

smh Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:26:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Winter was wet in parts of southern Victoria and western Tasmania, as well as central Queensland, but for most areas experiencing long-term rainfall deficiencies there was little relief," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said ( about Nino Southern Oscillation ) : "El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO), the other main driver, remains neutral, meaning it's having little influence over Australia's climate right now," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook is not indicating an easing of conditions in drought areas," External link

abc-au Thursday, August 29, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Southeastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in New South Wales, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

maitlandmercury Tuesday, June 11, 2019 3:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Drier than average conditions typically mean more cloud-free nights, which increases the risk of frost in susceptible areas," External link

illawarramercury Friday, May 31, 2019 12:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

illawarramercury Friday, May 31, 2019 12:01:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For rainfall, it's really only the far southern parts of the South West, those coastal regions going along from Albany through to Esperance, that look like being drier than normal," "For the rest of the state there isn't a strong swing in the odds towards exceptionally wet or exceptionally dry" External link

abc-au Friday, May 31, 2019 9:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Rainfall, unfortunately, is looking quite dry for much of the state with quite high odds of getting above 70 percent and in central parts of the state being drier than average," External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 31, 2019 7:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We are seeing an El Nino like pattern fading away in the Pacific Ocean and that is going to have some influence in the early part of the season," External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 31, 2019 7:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It is great to see snow early on, but unfortunately early snow doesn't correlate or relate to the snow season in general," "We are seeing some patterns that will bring some warmer, drier conditions and unfortunately that means we could have a much shorter season or earlier end to the season with lower, shallower depths" External link

dailyadvertiser Friday, May 31, 2019 7:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins added : "But unfortunately, most of the water storages are still falling ... with the dry soils, low stream flows, we are still seeing a drop in the storages at the moment," External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:56:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

smh Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

smh Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:32:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

theage Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

theage Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn't mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier-than-average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Our climate outlook shows most states and territories have large areas where chances are greater than 80 per cent for warmer than average days," "Winter nights are very likely to be warmer than average in Tasmania, along the mainland's southeast coast, and northern Western Australia stretching through parts of the Northern Territory" External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "South-eastern Australia could see a dry start to winter, with the models showing June rainfall is likely to be below average in NSW, Victoria, eastern South Australia, and southern parts of both Queensland and the Northern Territory," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn’t mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier than average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

watoday Thursday, May 30, 2019 9:13:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "This certainly doesn't mean we will have no rainfall over winter - it is the southern wet season after all - but it does support the model outlook for a drier-than-average winter, with the possibility of more evaporation than normal," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Our climate outlook shows most states and territories have large areas where chances are greater than 80 per cent for warmer than average days," "Winter nights are very likely to be warmer than average in Tasmania, along the mainland's southeast coast, and northern Western Australia stretching through parts of the Northern Territory" External link

yahoo-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, no. It's not looking like we're going to have a rapid turnaround from the current conditions," "Having said that, it's winter, it's the southern wet season, it will rain — it's just likely to rain less than normal" External link

abc-au Thursday, May 30, 2019 4:55:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “I parked my truck here at 7 a.m., go to work, came out at noon to go to lunch, and it was gone,” External link

click2houston Friday, May 24, 2019 6:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “It’s not like I can replace it. I have to save and hopefully be able to replace it soon, but it’s not in the foreseeable future to go purchase a vehicle right now,” External link

click2houston Friday, May 24, 2019 6:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "There's a fairly complex situation evolving throughout south-eastern Australia," External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Of course these things are quite chaotic," External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "To break the drought in those areas that have had serious and severe rainfall deficiencies, they would really need several months of above-average rainfall," "The classic definition of at least three months of decile seven, so your top 30 per cent of historical rainfall totals to get you out of drought" External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "If it's agricultural drought, it's about getting moisture into the soil," External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "We do have a possibility of El Niño still lurking away there," "We're at El Niño alert at the moment, and some of the models do suggest we will tip more into the El Nino space over the next several weeks before backing off a little bit, so a short-lived event remains possible" External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "It's something that looks a bit like [the IOD] and behaves a bit like it, but it's not necessarily centred on the two locations that we normally think of when we think of what happens out in the IOD," "We've got to remember that we have lots of classic climate drivers, but lots of other stuff impacts our weather and climate as well. It's not just those climate drivers" External link

abc-au Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:58:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average of above-average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "We also know that 24 out of the last 29 years have seen a drier than average start to autumn in south-eastern Australia, due to a long term southwards shift of our weather patterns" External link

brisbanetimes Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:53:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average of above-average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "We also know that 24 out of the last 29 years have seen a drier than average start to autumn in south-eastern Australia, due to a long term southwards shift of our weather patterns" External link

smh Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:23:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

brisbanetimes Friday, March 15, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

theage Friday, March 15, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

smh Friday, March 15, 2019 5:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "it's too early to say there'll be an extreme event" External link

watoday Friday, March 15, 2019 4:39:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "Autumn is obviously a critical time of year for agriculture, particularly in the southern parts of the country" External link

bordermail Monday, March 4, 2019 10:49:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," "Autumn is obviously a critical time of year for agriculture, particularly in the southern parts of the country" External link

dailyadvertiser Monday, March 4, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record,” External link

manilatimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Unfortunately, the outlook isn’t giving a strong indication that we’ll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period,” External link

manilatimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record,” External link

digitaljournal Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Summer has been our warmest summer on record in terms of maximum temperatures, in terms of minimum temperatures and in terms of mean temperatures,” External link

digitaljournal Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:07:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:19:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

AsiaOne Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

AsiaOne Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:47:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

emirates247 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

emirates247 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Après les records battus en décembre et janvier, personne ne sera surpris d'apprendre que cet été a été le plus chaud répertorié" External link

tv5 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Malheureusement, les prévisions ne donnent pas le sentiment d'un retour en automne aux moyennes saisonnières en ce qui concerne les précipitations dans de nombreuses régions" External link

tv5 Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

terradaily Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

terradaily Thursday, February 28, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : «Après les records battus en décembre et janvier, personne ne sera surpris d'apprendre que cet été a été le plus chaud répertorié» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 11:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : «Malheureusement, les prévisions ne donnent pas le sentiment d'un retour en automne aux moyennes saisonnières en ce qui concerne les précipitations dans de nombreuses régions» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 11:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

vietnamnews Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn’t giving a strong indication that we’ll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

vietnamnews Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “After a record hot December and January, it won’t come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : “Unfortunately, the outlook isn’t giving a strong indication that we’ll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period,” External link

themalaymailonline Thursday, February 28, 2019 9:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Après les records battus en décembre et janvier, personne ne sera surpris d'apprendre que cet été a été le plus chaud répertorié" External link

afp-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins déclaré : "Malheureusement, les prévisions ne donnent pas le sentiment d'un retour en automne aux moyennes saisonnières en ce qui concerne les précipitations dans de nombreuses régions" External link

afp-fr Thursday, February 28, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record, and apart from areas of northern Queensland, many locations fell short of their summer rainfall averages too," External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January, it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record," External link

afp-en Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "Unfortunately, the outlook isn't giving a strong indication that we'll see a return to average or above average rainfall in many areas over the autumn period," External link

afp-en Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record, and apart from areas of northern Queensland, many locations fell short of their summer rainfall averages too," External link

theage Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "After a record hot December and January it won't come as a surprise that this summer will be our warmest on record, and apart from areas of northern Queensland, many locations fell short of their summer rainfall averages too," External link

smh Thursday, February 28, 2019 5:58:00 AM EAT

Andrew Watkins said : "For maximum temperatures, for minimum temperatures and for mean temperatures, it's not only been our hottest January on record, it's actually been our hottest month on record, and those records go back to 1910," External link

trust2 Monday, February 11, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Andrew Watkins said :