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Wednesday January 24, 2018

Dry and warm start to 2018 in NSW

11:50 AEDT NSW has experienced a notably dry and warm start to the year, with yet another heatwave affecting the state at the end of this week.
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Tuesday January 23, 2018

Heating up in the south

15:58 AEDT Extreme heatwave conditions will affect parts of southern Australia during the second half of this week.
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Monday January 22, 2018

Another heat feat in Western Sydney

17:36 AEDT Parts of Western Sydney are having an exceptionally hot start to the year, with Penrith just enduring its hottest four day spell in more than 20 years.
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Sunday January 21, 2018

North Island set for a soaking this week

13:34 AEDT Residents of New Zealand's North Island are expecting a wet start to the working week.
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Lighting up southwest WA

11:31 AEDT Whilst northern parts of Western Australia have seen their fair share of thunderstorms recently, southwestern and southern parts of the state have seen far fewer.
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Saturday January 20, 2018

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 AEDT Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.
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Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 AEDT Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.
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Friday January 19, 2018

Mercury rising in Melbourne

08:21 AEDT Temperatures will soar across Victoria today, with fire bans and heat health alerts issued across the state.
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Thursday January 18, 2018

Four days of intense heat in western Sydney

17:28 AEDT Parts of western Sydney could experience their hottest four-day spell in more than 20 years between Friday and Monday.
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Heat shortens Tour Down Under Stage 3

11:05 AEDT Extreme heat has forced organisers to shorten today's stage of the Santos Tour Down Under in South Australia.
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Wednesday January 17, 2018

Fire danger rising as hot air spreads south

16:21 AEDT Soaring temperatures will elevate fire danger ratings across parts of southern Australia on Thursday and Friday.
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Prolonged heatwave on the horizon

12:09 AEDT Parts of southeastern Australia experienced a relatively mild start to the week, although a prolonged heatwave is about to grip multiple states and territories.
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Tuesday January 16, 2018

Unseasonal soaking inundates west coast

13:01 AEDT Parts of Western Australia's lower west coast have just experienced one of their wettest days on record during the driest month of the year.
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Monday January 15, 2018

Western soaking spreads south

18:27 AEDT Perth is having its wettest day in five months as the remnants of Tropical Cyclone Joyce drag moisture across Western Australia.
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Weekend summer snowflakes in three states

11:41 AEDT Parts of Tasmania and the Australian alps received a dusting of summer snow on the weekend.
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Sunday January 14, 2018

Australian Open Weather Outlook

14:14 AEDT With the Australian Open of tennis set to start at 11am tomorrow in Melbourne, weather conditions for the first week of competition look to be a mixed bag.
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First flurries of the year

13:21 AEDT The mainland alps have received their first snows of 2018 in the wake of a cold front that crossed the southeast on Saturday.
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Saturday January 13, 2018

Sweltering night for northern NSW

14:58 AEDT The mercury has failed to fall below 30 degrees through parts of the Hunter and Northern Tablelands overnight.
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Tropical Cyclone Joyce no more

11:51 AEDT Ex - Tropical Cyclone Joyce may not be cyclone strength anymore but the system still packs a punch.
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Friday January 12, 2018

What happened to Cyclone Joyce?

14:03 AEDT Tropical Cyclone Joyce moved over the west Kimberley coast on Friday morning as a category one system and is expected to move inland while weakening during the next 24 hours.
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Summer snow a chance this weekend

11:00 AEDT It could snow in Tasmania this weekend and the mainland alps may see their first flurries of 2018.
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Thursday January 11, 2018

Hot and stormy Friday in Victoria

16:35 AEDT A pulse of late-week heat has prompted total fire bans in northern Victoria on Friday, with storms expected to develop across the state.
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Cyclone Joyce forms off WA coast

12:21 AEDT Tropical Cyclone Joyce has formed off the north coast of Western Australia and is expected to make landfall on Friday or Saturday.
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Wednesday January 10, 2018

Impending heat prompts fire bans in SA

17:29 AEDT Total fire bans have been issued in three districts of South Australia on Thursday, with temperatures set to soar across the state.
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Another warm year in Australia, full of weather extremes

12:25 AEDT The Bureau of Meteorology released their Annual Climate Statement for 2017 this week.
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Tuesday January 9, 2018

Severe storms in NSW and ACT

17:46 AEDT Severe thunderstorms are affecting NSW and the ACT this afternoon, with a risk of heavy rain, large hail and damaging winds.
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Tropical Cyclone threat looms for WA coast

10:26 AEDT Australia could see its third tropical cyclone of the season form near the Kimberley coast this week.
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Monday January 8, 2018

Was Penrith the hottest place on Earth on Sunday?

13:31 AEDT Sydney's western suburb of Penrith recorded the highest temperature in Australia yesterday and possibly Sunday's highest temperature on Earth as well.
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Sunday January 7, 2018

Record summer heat in Sydney

12:02 AEDT After Melbourne's scorching day yesterday, Sydney is breaking summer heat records today.
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Saturday January 6, 2018

Wild weather batters New Zealand

16:39 AEDT After a harrowing few days, conditions are beginning to settle across the country.
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Extreme heat baking Australia's southeast

14:20 AEDT Currently the southeastern States of Australia are experiencing sweltering conditions.
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Friday January 5, 2018

Weekend heat prompts fire bans

11:22 AEDT Intense summer heat will grip much of southeastern Australia this weekend, causing the worst fire weather in at least two years for some areas.
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Thursday January 4, 2018

Bushfire threat looms for SA, Victoria

14:42 AEDT This Saturday parts of SA and Victoria are likely to experience their worst fire weather in more than two years, some potentially since Black Saturday.
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Dangerous winter storm affecting America

12:54 AEDT Residents in New York City are bracing for the arrival of a bitter winter storm that has already covered beaches in snow along America's southeast coast.
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Dry and warm start to 2018 in NSW

11:50 AEDT NSW has experienced a notably dry and warm start to the year, with yet another heatwave affecting the state at the end of this week.

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