Western Australian Marine Weather Warning Summary
|Wed 16:10 WST||WA||Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters and Ningaloo through to Eucla Coasts, excluding Lancellin and Perth Coasts|
|Wed 15:24 WST||WA||Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for the Pilbara and Gascoyne|
A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.
Heatwave conditions have scorched southern Queensland today for a second time in just over a week, with paramedics preparing for another spike in heat-related cases.