Tropical Cyclone Jasper developed in the northern Coral Sea December 5 2023. Jasper moved southward then towards the southwest in the Coral Sea while developing to a category 4 Severe Tropical
Cyclone on December 8 2023. The system then turned westerly towards the Queensland coast and detriated to a category 1 Tropical Cyclone on December 11 2023. TC Jasper then turned towards the
northwest, moving slowly at 7 km/hr and made landfall as a category 2 Tropical Cyclone near Bloomfield on the north Queensland coast on December 13 2023 around 8pm AEST. Once over land TC Jasper
then detriated to a tropical low pressure system and Ex-TC Jasper continued albeit slowly westward over Cape Yorke Peninsular and into the Gulf of Carpentaria. Ex-TC Jasper did not reform as a
Zombie cyclone but delivered very high rainfall along the far-north coast of Queensland from December 14 to 19 2023.