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Saturday February 24, 2018

Thunderstorms light up the Kimberley sky

17:30 AEDT A low over northern areas of Western Australia's Kimberley region is generating plenty of thunderstorms and areas of heavy rain over an already saturated landscape.
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Relieving rain ready to reach NSW

13:35 AEDT New South Wales has been stuck in a bit of a dry patch this February, with many areas of the state receiving well below average totals for the month.
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Friday February 23, 2018

Wet week in eastern Queensland

12:12 AEDT Rivers are swollen in eastern Queensland following the heaviest rain since Cyclone Debbie in some areas.
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Thursday February 22, 2018

Sodden wet season in Darwin

14:39 AEDT Darwin is close to surpassing its long-term average wet season rainfall total with two months to spare.
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Remnants of Tropical Cyclone Kelvin soak Eucla

13:24 AEDT Western Australia's easternmost settlement just had its wettest day in half a century.
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Wednesday February 21, 2018

Dry outlook as La Nina decays

11:37 AEDT The weak La Nina that briefly popped up in the last two months is already breaking down and its decline is being reflected in the rainfall outlook for autumn.
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Tuesday February 20, 2018

Severe storms strike Queensland

16:50 AEDT It has been a cool and wet day in central Queensland as severe storms affect parts of the state.
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Monday February 19, 2018

Brief relief from the heat in eastern NSW

16:44 AEDT Sydney will have one of its coolest days so far this year on Tuesday as a southerly change affects eastern NSW.
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Flurry of cyclones challenges WA rainfall records

11:19 AEDT Some cyclone-weary parts of Western Australia's north coast have seen more than two years worth of rain in the last two months.
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Sunday February 18, 2018

Thunderstorms and hazardous surf for New South Wales

15:19 AEDT Monday will be an action-packed day for much of NSW as surface and upper level troughs generate widespread thunderstorms, and Tropical Cyclone Gita sends big waves to the coast.
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Another hot spell for Adelaide

13:56 AEDT After a cooler interlude, temperatures are on the rise into next week for South Australia's capital city.
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Saturday February 17, 2018

Get the Bucket and Broome

12:50 AEDT Broome is fast approaching its annual rainfall record, after 1371mm has fallen in the gauge so far this year.
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Friday February 16, 2018

Large waves this weekend in eastern Australia

17:16 AEDT Deceptively powerful surf will make beaches dangerous along parts of Australia's east coast this weekend.
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Tropical cyclone imminent for WA

13:24 AEDT Australia's fourth tropical cyclone of the season is likely to form off Western Australia's Kimberley coast today and may make landfall this weekend.
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Thursday February 15, 2018

Late-week cyclone threat for WA

16:32 AEDT A tropical cyclone may form near Western Australia's Kimberley coast on Friday and threatens to make landfall early next week.
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Wednesday February 14, 2018

Windy evening for Sydney

16:32 AEDT A blustery southerly change will sweep through Sydney this evening and it may cause damaging winds near the coast.
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Hot and dry start to 2018 in NSW

11:53 AEDT A relatively dry start to 2018 has taken a toll on water storage across western NSW, while the addition of unusually hot weather has seen soil moisture levels drop markedly across much of the state.
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Monday February 12, 2018

Extreme heat and severe storms in Queensland

16:30 AEDT Some places in Queensland had their hottest day in four years on Monday as heatwave conditions intensify across the state.
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Snow and 45 degrees in Australia this Wednesday

11:47 AEDT When it comes to weather, Australia is truly a land of extremes and this Wednesday will show just how variable a summer's day can be across this vast country.
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Sunday February 11, 2018

Tropical moisture drenching New Zealand

15:23 AEDT A trough is dragging very humid, tropical air from much lower latitudes over New Zealand, resulting in widespread heavy rain.
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Wet dry seesaw

13:03 AEDT The history of agriculture in Queensland is long and perhaps the last 2 years of below average rainfall and very high temperatures have felt even longer.
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Saturday February 10, 2018

Stormy weather coming up for Tassie

17:50 AEDT Tasmania is no stranger to inclement conditions, but after a reasonable quiet period, the island is in for some unsettled weather next week.
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Thundery weekend for much of the southeast

13:47 AEDT Friday afternoon and evening was a prelude of what's to come for southeastern Australia over the weekend as a trough closely follows one that just passed.
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Friday February 9, 2018

Heat headed for Queensland

11:06 AEDT A pool of hot air that is currently passing over southern Australia will drift north later in the week and produce extreme heatwave conditions in parts of Queensland.
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Wednesday February 7, 2018

Fire bans issued in parts of two southern states

14:45 AEDT Rising temperatures have prompted total fire bans in parts of South Australia and Victoria.
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Monday February 5, 2018

Warm week in the south

16:00 AEDT A low intensity heatwave will affect Australia's southern states this week.
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Flood watch issued for Qld's sodden tropical coast

12:38 AEDT Parts of Queensland's North Tropical Coast received a third of their monthly average rainfall last night.
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Thunderstorms light up the Kimberley sky

17:30 AEDT A low over northern areas of Western Australia's Kimberley region is generating plenty of thunderstorms and areas of heavy rain over an already saturated landscape.

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