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Clean-up continues, patients remain displaced after severe storm hits NSW North Coast

08:11 EDT

The clean-up is continuing after a severe storm hit the New South Wales North Coast on Sunday afternoon leaving thousands without power and displacing some patients at Lismore Base Hospital.

Hot, windy weather forecast for South Australia bushfire zone

07:59 EDT

Hot, windy weather could pose a danger on the fire ground in South Australia's lower north today, authorities have warned.

Queensland storms: Roofs ripped off houses in Warwick, 20,000 properties left without power

07:16 EDT

More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs and about 20,000 properties were left without power after very dangerous thunderstorms tore across south-east Queensland on Sunday afternoon.