Multiple firestorms during 2019-20 blazes

By Megan Neil
Updated June 16 2020 - 8:16am, first published 8:11am
Firestorms that create their own thunder and lightning markedly increased during summer's bushfires.

Australia experienced almost as many firestorms - bushfires so intense they create their own weather systems - during the 'Black Summer' season as in the previous three decades.

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