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Tuesday August 23, 2016

Squally Weekend for parts of WA

12:02 EST The start of this week has been dominated by dry and settled weather for the majority of Western Australia, but as we look forward to the end of the working week, conditions are set to deteriorate.
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Eastern soaking under way

11:44 EST A major winter rain event has begun and will continue across eastern states during the next two days.
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Monday August 22, 2016

Rare august rain soaks interior

14:17 EST Areas of rain and thunderstorms extending over central parts of the Northern Territory and central Queensland overnight, delivering some of the heaviest August rainfall since the early 90s.
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Rain targeting Queensland and New South Wales

12:44 EST About a week ago, computer models had suggested rain was a chance to spread across all Australian states and territories, and it has come true, now the focus is on Queensland and New South Wales.
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Sunday August 21, 2016

Southern WA descending into mid winter

17:31 EST Much of Western Australia's south is effectively heading back to mid winter with temperatures plummeting five-to-10 degrees below the August average.
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Central Australia storms

12:07 EST Showers and thunderstorms sparked up over Central Australia overnight, only intensifying as night turned to day.
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Saturday August 20, 2016

Winter soaking for the southeast

14:07 EST Parts of southeastern Australia record their heaviest August rain in over a decade.
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Canberra facing the big chill

09:53 EST After a spell of unseasonably warm weather, it will be a different story in Canberra today.
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Friday August 19, 2016

Morning glory seen this week

16:57 EST Rare morning glory clouds have been rolling across the Gulf of Carpentaria this week.
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Blustery change marching east

12:42 EST A wintry change is sweeping record-breaking heat out of Victoria today as it move towards Australia's east coast.
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Thursday August 18, 2016

Widespread Warnings for a Turbulent Thursday

11:45 EST Damaging winds will lash parts of three states and one territory today, with destructive gusts developing in some areas from tonight.
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Severe weather warning with damaging winds in place for Snowy Mountains

07:42 EST A severe weather warning with winds averaging to 7 km/h has been issued for the Snowy Mountains and surrounding areas.
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Wednesday August 17, 2016

Winter warmth is spreading

14:34 EST Temperatures are climbing across the country as winter nears its end, prompting severe fire danger ratings in the country's north and south today.
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Wild weather set to hit WA

10:36 EST Parts of Western Australia are advised to bunker down as a powerful system sweeps through.
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Tuesday August 16, 2016

Taste of spring teasing NSW tentatively

16:06 EST This week has been dry and sunny, with the bulk of New South Wales basking in unseasonable warmth, but it is all about to change.
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Wet end to winter looms

16:01 EST A nation-wide soaking next week will cap off a wet winter and it could be one of the standout events of the season.
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Monday August 15, 2016

Welcome widespread warm spell

15:34 EST Southeastern Australia is enjoying an unseasonable warm spell, with some of the warmest conditions for this time of the year since 2011.
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Series of fronts for Perth

10:58 EST After a relatively dry start to August the western capital is set to make up on lost time.
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Sunday August 14, 2016

NSW shakes off the winter blues

14:53 EST Spring weather is expected to be blessing New South Wales in the coming week, however the mornings will still feel distinctly wintery.
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Good run of swell for Victoria

12:09 EST The start of a run of clean surf is on offer from Sunday morning for the Victorian coastline.
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Saturday August 13, 2016

Perfect weather for City2Surf

16:26 EST Sunny skies will greet thousands of runners tomorrow morning to take part in Sydney's most popular road running race.
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Adelaide: House of mist and fog

13:33 EST Adelaidians woke up this morning in the midst of thick fog that engulfed the city since the early hours of the morning.
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Friday August 12, 2016

Feeling the chill in Canberra

13:49 EST After a couple of mild nights, there will be a return to frosty starts in Canberra.
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Sunshine state storms

12:34 EST A well defined band of showers and thunderstorms moved over southern parts of Queensland yesterday evening, extending from the NSW border to Bundaberg.
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Thursday August 11, 2016

Thunderstorms about to fire in QLD

12:27 EST Storm chasers in southern Queensland and northeastern New South Wales are getting excited for rare winter thunderstorms this afternoon.
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Wednesday August 10, 2016

New Zealand's North Island sitting under soggy skies

13:43 EST Heavy rain is pounding New Zealand's North Island, and the next round of rain is not far behind.
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Snow worries

12:37 EST Australia's fickle snow season is living up to its reputation this week, but there is hope in sight for those planning a trip to the snow.
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Tuesday August 9, 2016

Blocking high to bring frosty nights to NSW

15:22 EST A run of frosty nights are in store once a high pressure system takes over from a passing cold front mid-week.
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Blowy beginning to the week for Victoria

12:16 EST It is turning out to be a wild winter's day in Victoria today, as a beefy cold front marches its way across Victoria, bringing widespread rain and gusty winds.
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Monday August 8, 2016

Sydney gloom gives way to ample sunshine

12:43 EST The sun is now shining in Sydney, bringing an end to the gloomiest week in two months and gloomiest August week in 18 years.
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Meteorological 'Bomb Scare' for Tassie

12:23 EST After a fairly benign weekend over Tasmania, we are going to see conditions rapidly deteriorate as the week unfolds, as a series of cold fronts cross the region.
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Sunday August 7, 2016

Cold blast bearing down on southwest WA

16:28 EST Parts of WA are staring down the barrel of perhaps the coldest day in over a decade and the coldest August day in 50 years.
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Persistent showers continue over the east coast

10:33 EST Earlier in the week, a small cut-off low briefly took up residence off the coast of northern NSW and southeast QLD before darting east and away from mainland Australia.
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Saturday August 6, 2016

Heavy downpours for parts of southwestern WA

12:04 EST Thick cloud and slow moving showers extended over southwestern parts of Western Australia within a low pressure trough, delivering heavy downpours.
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East coast showers easing

10:40 EST The New South Wales and Queensland coasts have been drenched in the past week by consistent showers, but the sun is taking hold.
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Friday August 5, 2016

Let the Games begin

11:33 EST The sun will be shining on Rio De Janeiro as the world tunes in for the first day of the Olympic Games on Saturday.
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Great alpine weekend ahead

11:02 EST Mostly sunny skies and good conditions will greet skiers and snowboarders this weekend, with conditions set to stay good until early next week.
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Thursday August 4, 2016

Wet week in the southwest

12:41 EST Farmers in the nation's southwest need more rain, and this week is already bringing a good dose.
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East coast damaged by another low

12:19 EST Record-breaking rain and gale force winds kept emergency services busy along the north coast of New South Wales last night.
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Squally Weekend for parts of WA

12:02 EST The start of this week has been dominated by dry and settled weather for the majority of Western Australia, but as we look forward to the end of the working week, conditions are set to deteriorate.

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