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Tuesday June 19, 2018

Australia on El Nino Watch

16:20 AEST The chance of an El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is increasing as the equatorial Pacific Ocean continues to warm.
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Frost blankets central and eastern Australia

09:01 AEST Parts of Queensland experienced their lowest temperature in more than a decade on Tuesday morning as frost blanketed central and eastern Australia.
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Monday June 18, 2018

Frosty start to Tuesday

17:18 AEST Cold air, clear skies and light winds will cause widespread frost across multiple states and territories on Tuesday morning.
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Did this cold snap break records?

12:27 AEST A pulse of wintry weather has sent shivers across southeastern Australia during the last few days.
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Sunday June 17, 2018

Unlikely snow events in Australia

13:40 AEST It seems that every year, and especially around the first decent snowfall of the season, we always get asked where abouts it will snow.
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Sunny skies but biting cold for Sydney

13:39 AEST Skies have been sunny across Sydney over the weekend, but a biting wind from a cold airmass over southeastern parts of the country is making it feel significantly colder than the mercury would suggest.
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Saturday June 16, 2018

Southern Queensland feeling the tip of the iceberg

15:27 AEST A cold airmass with clear overnight skies brought the coldest morning so far this year to parts of southern Queensland.
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Another bout of wet weather for parts of the Pilbara

13:05 AEST Western parts of the Pilbara are in for another wet spell over the coming days.
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Friday June 15, 2018

Severe weather heading for WA

15:43 AEST After a dry and mostly sunny weekend in Perth, a burst of heavy rain and thunderstorms will affect the city from as early as Sunday night as a cold front sweeps over Western Australia.
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Snow season 2018 takes off

11:04 AEST Australia's ski resorts are enjoying one of the best early-season snowfalls in years as a series of cold fronts sweep over the alps.
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Thursday June 14, 2018

Severe weather threat in SA

14:50 AEST Southern parts of South Australia are under a severe weather warning this afternoon as a cold front starts to move over the state.
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Antarctic air mass heading for Australia

13:00 AEST The coldest weather in a couple of years will cause widespread and low level snow in southeastern Australia this weekend.
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Wednesday June 13, 2018

Season's rain soaks western Qld in one day

15:51 AEST Parts of western Queensland have received more than two months' worth of rain in the last 24 hours.
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Wintry weekend ahead for NSW

12:11 AEST Parts of NSW could have their coldest day in two years this weekend, allowing snow to reach low levels along the state's southern and central ranges.
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Tuesday June 12, 2018

Rain on the horizon for western Queensland

16:14 AEST Parts of central western Queensland could receive their heaviest rain in three months this week.
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Snowy week ahead

12:16 AEST The first decent snowfall of the 2018 ski season is on the cards at the end of this week, and it won't just be the alps turning white.
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Sunday June 10, 2018

Showers drench parts of the NSW coast

14:56 AEST Brisk southerly winds are driving showers onto coastal NSW with some places having their highest daily June total in five years.
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Frosty calm in Tasmania ahead of cold fronts

13:57 AEST Tasmania enjoyed a crisp, frosty but clear Sunday morning ahead of a cold, rainy week.
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Saturday June 9, 2018

Another cold front brushing southwest WA

15:40 AEST Following a week of wild frontal weather, and cleanup operations still active across the southwestern parts of the state, another cold front is delivering modest showers to southwestern WA this weekend.
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Chilly mornings to come for southeast QLD

14:02 AEST High pressure will bring some cold mornings for southeast districts of Queensland next week.
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Friday June 8, 2018

Grassy start to 2018 snow season

14:38 AEST Most of Australia's ski resorts won't be opening their slopes this long weekend, despite some fresh falls in the mountains today.
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Northwest cloudband delivers welcome rain

10:48 AEST Parts of South Australia have enjoyed their best rain so far this year as the season's first northwest cloudband delivers welcome falls in the parched state.
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Thursday June 7, 2018

More rain on the way for southern WA

16:18 AEST Perth will receive another bout of welcome rain this weekend as a cold front crosses Western Australia's South West Land Division.
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Three months' rain in two days inundates Pilbara

13:17 AEST Heavy rain is drenching Western Australia's Pilbara district this week, with some areas receiving more than three times their entire monthly average in just two days.
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Wednesday June 6, 2018

Welcome rain to soak southern states

14:27 AEST Parts of southern Australia could see their best rain so far this year during the second half of this week.
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Cool and damp start to winter in eastern NSW

11:33 AEST Rain has returned to parched areas of eastern NSW this week, with some places receiving their best falls so far this year during the last 24 hours.
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Tuesday June 5, 2018

Record June rain soaks western Gascoyne

16:51 AEST Parts of Western Australia's Gascoyne District just had their wettest June day on record, while damaging winds lashed the state's southwest.
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Monday June 4, 2018

Southeast Australian rainfall deficiencies worsening

16:40 AEST Rainfall deficiencies have increased across parts of southeastern Australia following the country's third driest May on record.
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Flooding rain looms for northern WA

11:23 AEST More than a month's worth of rain could fall over Western Australia's North West Land Division during the coming days.
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Sunday June 3, 2018

Red Centre not so red hot

14:31 AEST Winter has well and truly arrived for Alice Springs after a run of freezing mornings in the Red Centre.
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Bucketing down over New Zealand

11:21 AEST Across the ditch, heavy rain has settled in over the New Zealand's North Island where it looks to remain until Wednesday.
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Saturday June 2, 2018

Sydney's coast battered by big seas and blustery winds

17:38 AEST A low in the Tasman Sea is bringing gusty winds, big waves, and showers to eastern parts of Sydney.
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Wet and windy for WA

11:15 AEST A significant frontal system will impact large parts of Western Australia early next week.
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Friday June 1, 2018

Frosty start to winter

13:09 AEST The first morning of winter was suitably chilly across a large swathe of central and eastern Australia.
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Powerful surf strikes NSW coastline

09:33 AEST Large waves will pummel the NSW coast during the next two days as an intense low pressure system spins over the Tasman Sea.
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Thursday May 31, 2018

Storms cut power in Perth

14:16 AEST Parts of Perth were left without power late Thursday morning after thunderstorm swept over the city's eastern suburbs.
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What a warm and dry winter might mean

11:51 AEST The Bureau of Meteorology is predicting a warmer and drier than average winter across much of Australia this year.
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Australia on El Nino Watch

16:20 AEST The chance of an El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is increasing as the equatorial Pacific Ocean continues to warm.

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