Canadian astronaut, Commander Chris Hadfield, photographed the 2013 Queensland floods while passing over central Queensland in the International Space Station. Here's what he tweeted: @Cmdr_Hadfield: You can see the floodwaters pouring straight through Bundaberg and into the ocean. Keep safe and dry down there!

Astronaut tweets flood photos from space

Disaster: The astronaut shared this view of flood hit Bundaberg, Australia, adding 'Keep safe and dry down there'

Bundaberg Floods

Tips for building or rebuilding your home in a flood zone including the use of resilient materials and doing your homework beforehand. Includes very useful links such as local Brisbane flood reports

CONFIRMED damaging tornado at 1 pm in Bargara, Queensland Australia near the Bundaberg area, and another tornado in Bargara area at 3 pm.    Tornadoes are likely through today and tonight between Brisbane and Gladstone as bands of convection with Ex Tropical Cyclone stream onshore.    The tornado threat will shift slowly south with time as the cyclone drifts southward, along with flooding rains in the same area.

CONFIRMED damaging tornado at 1 pm in Bargara, Queensland Australia near the Bundaberg area, and another tornado in Bargara area at 3 pm. Tornadoes are likely through today and tonight between Brisbane and Gladstone as bands of convection with Ex Tropical Cyclone stream onshore. The tornado threat will shift slowly south with time as the cyclone drifts southward, along with flooding rains in the same area.

Bundaberg Flood 2013

Bundaberg Flood 2013

Bundaberg Floods

Bundaberg Floods

Residents clear belongings from their houses about to be flooded in East Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia. 26 January 2013.

Residents clear belongings from their houses about to be flooded in East Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia.

Flooding in Bundaberg.

Authorities fear for locals' lives as floodwater which is set to break records hits the central Queensland city.

Tornadoes, January

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