Queensland Premier Anne Bligh
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Queensland residents told it is too late to evacuate

Queensland residents have been told it is now too late to escape as the most dangerous storm ever predicted to hit the state makes its approach.

State Premier Anna Bligh said those in coastal areas expected to flood should have left their homes already.

Cyclone Yasi, a category five storm, will make landfall on Wednesday night local time (after 1200 GMT).

  • 02 Feb 2011
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