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forecast winds

Saturday: NE 10 kts
Sunday: E/NE 10 kts
Monday: N/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

Saturday: Northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Sunday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Monday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the early afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 0.5m

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WA storm blacks out homes, blocks roads as severe weather warning remains

18:27 EST

About 13,000 properties remain without power in Perth and Western Australia's south-west after damaging winds brought down trees and debris, with a severe weather warning still in place for a large part of the state.

SA weather: Virginia, Port Wakefield under threat as rivers burst banks

15:54 EST

The South Australian towns of Virginia and Port Wakefield are under threat from floodwaters as the Gawler and Wakefield rivers burst their banks, with warnings more rain is on the way.

NSW weather: Evacuation order for Condobolin as Lachlan River flood moves downstream

14:16 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for low-lying areas of Condobolin in the central west of New South Wales, as flood peaks in the Lachlan River move downstream.