Yes, above was not a typo. There is a HUGE cyclone (that's hurricane to us North Americaners) to an already very waterlogged Australia. This has the potential to be really really bad for one of America's closest allies, and one of the nicest places I've ever been. Good Luck Aussies!
Source -> http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41363738/ns/weather/