If you haven’t seen the news, we’ve had the worst weekend in history here. Highest ever recorded temperatures (>46C or 115F)combined with winds averaging over 90 km/hr in places and gusting higher created massive fire storms, killing many (over 85 found so far), destroying almost a thousand houses, and lots of damage. The human losses tears can only start to express.
There’s lots of press coverage at : http://www.abc.net.au/news/events/bushfires/
When nature throws it’s fury at us, sadly there often is little we can do; instead we have to wait till after and focus on the rebuilding