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Thursday December 1, 2016

Severe storms strike again

16:59 EDT The first day of summer has produced supercell thunderstorms over northeast New South Wales and southeast Queensland.
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Spring wrap-up

10:03 EDT Spring has drawn to a close across Australia and as usual, it was a mixed bag around the country.
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Wednesday November 30, 2016

Brisbane storm

17:11 EDT Brisbane took a direct hit from a severe thunderstorm this afternoon, sending social media wild with storm snaps.
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Eastern storm outbreak continues

15:56 EDT Severe thunderstorms are lashing parts of the Queensland and New South Wales once again this afternoon.
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Tuesday November 29, 2016

Storm strikes Darwin

18:28 EDT Darwin took a direct hit from an intense thunderstorm this afternoon, causing heavy rain and blustery winds.
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Hot summer starting with a heatwave in NSW

12:28 EDT Parts of New South Wales could have their hottest weather in two-to-three years during the opening week of summer.
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Monday November 28, 2016

Summer opening with a heatwave

17:12 EDT Summer will turn up right on time for parts of Australia's eastern inland, with a heatwave forecast for some areas in southern Queensland and northern New South Wales.
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Eastern storms continue

12:21 EDT Severe thunderstorms will continue to affect parts of Queensland and New South Wales at the beginning of this week.
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Sunday November 27, 2016

Latest frost in decades hits SE SA - risk now diminishing

18:00 EDT South Australia's southeast recorded its latest sub-zero temperature in more than 20 years but the frost risk for the coming days and weeks is diminishing.
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Hot weather coming to New South Wales

12:30 EDT Western New South Wales will continue to dry out as hot weather coincides with the start of summer.
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Saturday November 26, 2016

Wet runways at Brisbane Airport after Buckets of Rain

13:00 EDT Drenching thunderstorms on Saturday morning led to a very wet start to operations at Brisbane Airport, but very little rainfall for the city itself.
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Mild week ahead for Perth

12:58 EDT Following a run of relatively cool days, heat has slowly been building in Perth since mid-week, which should peak at around 37 degrees today.
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Friday November 25, 2016

Cool relief in the west

16:42 EDT Perth's run of warm weather will come to an end this weekend.
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Stormy end to spring in Queensland

11:50 EDT A week-long thunderstorm outbreak kicks off in Queensland today.
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Thursday November 24, 2016

Heat, fire, severe storms in Queensland

16:31 EDT A burst of late-spring heat that is fuelling fires across Queensland today will also help trigger severe thunderstorms tomorrow.
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Pre-summer snow

10:50 EDT Season-defiant snow has blanketed mountain tops in Australia's southeast, one week out from the beginning of summer.
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Wednesday November 23, 2016

Storms loom for sunny Sydney

12:15 EDT Sydney's picture-perfect morning is just the calm before a storm.
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Pre-monsoon deluge in Darwin

10:43 EDT Darwin has received its heaviest rain so far this year after a wet and stormy night in the Top End.
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Tuesday November 22, 2016

Quiet start to cyclone season

15:26 EDT The first month of Australia's tropical cyclone season looks like it will end without any systems being named in the Australian region.
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Perth's rare late-spring heat

15:14 EDT Perth residents will be longing for a visit from the Fremantle Doctor this week as a late-spring hot spell grips the city.
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Monday November 21, 2016

Storms erupt across Australia

17:05 EDT Thunderstorms were occurring over six states and territories this afternoon.
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Late-spring heat fuelling fire danger

11:15 EDT Emergency services in Australia's southeast are facing one of their first challenges of the fire season today.
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Sunday November 20, 2016

Heatwave for WA on the way

17:45 EDT Parts of Western Australia are in for a week of hot weather.
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SE Australia heat brief on coast but long-lasting inland

15:37 EDT Hot weather affecting of Southeastern Australia will only briefly reach coasts but last several days and nights over western New South Wales.
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Saturday November 19, 2016

Melbourne set for a scorching Monday

14:28 EDT Hot and dry northerly winds will drive the temperatures into the mid-thirties for the start of the working week.
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Last significant spring cooling for Canberra

14:12 EDT Following a spell of heat in Canberra that started on Friday, a final cooling event will drop temperatures next week.
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Friday November 18, 2016

Late-spring heat gripping NSW

14:59 EDT New South Wales is baking today as temperatures soar more than 10 degrees above average in some areas.
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Thursday November 17, 2016

Double heat for Sydney

19:26 EDT Two rounds of hot weather during the next week will pack out beaches and pools across the Sydney Basin.
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Southeast hot season's sluggish start

11:18 EDT It's taking a while to heat up across Australia's southeast this season.
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Wednesday November 16, 2016

Torrid Thursday for southern states

16:20 EDT Parts of southern Australia will have their hottest day in eight months tomorrow.
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Fire danger looms for NSW

11:58 EDT Parts of New South Wales are on track to have increased bushfire potential this summer.
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Tuesday November 15, 2016

Fire danger rising in Western Australia

13:15 EDT Catastrophic fire danger is forecast for parts of Western Australia today as temperatures near a near two-year high in some areas.
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Tasmania floods

10:00 EDT Flooding has returned to northern Tasmania and some areas could experience major flooding this evening.
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Monday November 14, 2016

Wild end to stormy spring week

16:36 EDT Violent thunderstorms erupted over multiple states and territories during the last three days, capping off a big week of intense spring storms across Australia.
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Will you see the supermoon?

13:19 EDT Millions of people around Australia are expected to flock outside tonight to witness the most highly anticipated supermoon of our time, but will you be able to see it? The arch-enemy of any astronomical spectacle for earth-dwellers is cloud.
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Sunday November 13, 2016

Winds whip up western Sydney fire

14:42 EDT An out of control fire in western Sydney threatens homes as it sends smoke across the city.
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Hot, dry desert winds in WA heading south

13:26 EDT Dry, desert winds will cause temperatures to reach the high thirties and low forties across western and southern parts of Western Australia in the next few days, leading to extreme fire danger.
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Severe storms strike again

16:59 EDT The first day of summer has produced supercell thunderstorms over northeast New South Wales and southeast Queensland.

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