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July records falling in WA

16:17 EST

July temperature records are being broken across Western Australia today.

Victoria weather: Severe weather warning issued for damaging, destructive winds

15:58 EST

A severe weather warning for damaging and destructive winds has been issued for much of Victoria on Saturday, with the state also expecting unusually warm winter temperatures.

Southern states brace for wild weekend

13:17 EST

Unseasonably warm weather and damaging winds will sweep across Australia's southern states during the next three days ahead one of the strongest cold fronts so far this year.