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Monday August 8, 2022

WA snow potential as wintry weather arrives from today

12:33 AEST One of this season’s coldest air masses to cross southwestern Australia could produce hail near Perth and deliver a dusting of snow in the Stirling Ranges during the next 48 hours.
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Saturday August 6, 2022

Clearer skies making an appearance in South Australia

14:54 AEST After the wild weather that most of South Australia endured last week, it’s about time that the sun comes back out, even if only for a few days.  Blue skies will be a welcome sight for South Australians, as the final, weak trough begins to move east.
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Friday August 5, 2022

Another wet week ahead for Australia

14:15 AEST The negative Indian Ocean Dipole will continue to exert its influence on Australia over the coming week, with decent rain likely to fall in part of every state and territory.
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Thursday August 4, 2022

Devastating deluge in the snowfields

16:40 AEST Heavy rain, not snow, continues to fall, in the snowfields, especially in New South Wales.
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Dangerous heavy rain in inland NSW, parts of Vic

10:47 AEST An intense band of rain and thunderstorms swept across New South Wales and some northern parts of Victlria overnight, with heavy rain continuing on Thursday morning, accompanied by strong winds.
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Wednesday August 3, 2022

More damaging winds and flooding rain on the way

12:02 AEST Flooding rain, thunderstorms and dangerous winds will spread over southern and southeastern Australia during the next two days, with warnings in place for several states.
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Tuesday August 2, 2022

Negative IOD declared

15:10 AEST A wet spring could be on the cards for large parts of Australia with a negative Indian Ocean Dipole now officially underway in the Indian Ocean.
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Monday August 1, 2022

One of this year's strongest systems hitting WA

14:32 AEST A long-lasting rain, wind and storm event will impact southwestern Australia during the next 72 hours as a series of strong cold fronts sweep across the region.
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404 mm breaks July rainfall record in Sydney

10:58 AEST Sydney has just broken a monthly rainfall record for the second time this year, continuing the city’s prolific run of wet weather in 2022.
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Saturday July 30, 2022

How cold did it get this morning?

14:34 AEST Parts of southeastern Australia, including Canberra, have just shivered through their coldest morning in 4 years, as a high pressure system slowly moves over NSW.
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Friday July 29, 2022

Wet, windy, wintry weather on the way for WA

12:05 AEST A pair of cold fronts will cause two bouts of cold, wet and windy weather in WA over the coming week, with severe weather possible in the state’s west and southwest.
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Thursday July 28, 2022

Sky forecast for this week's trio of meteor showers

15:28 AEST The peak of three meteor showers will coincide with a new moon later this week, offering Australian sky-watchers a chance to catch a glimpse of meteors streaking across a dark sky.
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Wednesday July 27, 2022

Cloud seeding in Australia

11:08 AEST Cloud seeding is used in parts of Australia to enhance rain, snowfall and water security.
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Tuesday July 26, 2022

Where is Australia's wettest capital city?

13:44 AEST Darwin is known for frequent and heavy rain during its wet season and Brisbane often cops huge downfalls during summer thunderstorms.
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Monday July 25, 2022

Morning Glory cloud rolls over northern QLD

13:23 AEST One of Australia’s most iconic clouds, the Morning Glory, was on display over the southern Gulf of Carpentaria this morning.
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Sunday July 24, 2022

A thundery and gusty Saturday for southwest WA

14:15 AEST It was a thundery and gusty Saturday morning for southwest WA yesterday as a cold front crossed the area.
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Saturday July 23, 2022

Frozen Dew, or Frost?

11:03 AEST Whilst it may seem like frozen precipitation is a thing of the past with all the rain around currently, there is still plenty of winter left for those frozen crystals to make more appearances.
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Friday July 22, 2022

Wild weather hits southeast QLD, northeast NSW

12:02 AEST Parts of southeast QLD and northeast NSW are being hit with heavy rain, powerful winds and huge waves this morning as a low pressure system deepens off Australia’s east coast.
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Thursday July 21, 2022

Splendour in the mud

12:16 AEST Not such great news for those attending the Splendour in the Grass music festival at Byron Bay from Friday, July 22 to Sunday July 24: expect rain.
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Wednesday July 20, 2022

Negative IOD imminent as third La Nina looms

16:21 AEST Australia could soon be stuck between two wet-phase climate drivers, with a negative Indian Ocean Dipole imminent and new model data increasing the likelihood of La Niña later this year.
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WA snow potential as wintry weather arrives from today

12:33 AEST One of this season’s coldest air masses to cross southwestern Australia could produce hail near Perth and deliver a dusting of snow in the Stirling Ranges during the next 48 hours.

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