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distance measuring Distance and latitude/longitude coordinates are displayed when you mouse over the map. The origin for distance measuring is indicated by a red dot and defaults to either your location, if specified and in range, or the location of the radar/the centre of the map. The origin may be changed by clicking elsewhere on the map.

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Weather News

Behind the ongoing El Nino threat

16:33 EST

There have been signs that El Nino could soon develop for the last several weeks.

Downpour fills dams, soaks paddocks in drought-hardened far western NSW over Easter

14:31 EST

After two years of crippling drought, graziers in far western New South Wales had their prayers answered at the Easter long weekend.

Welcome rain in outback QLD, NSW

13:59 EST

The best rain in a few years has fallen in parts of northwest NSW and southwest Queensland during the last couple of days.