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12000 6/8 Distant precipitation Shower
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3000 8/8 Cb Thunderstorm clearing Shower
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regional observer; VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
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20000 3/8 Cb -- -- Cloud dissolving Shower  
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40000 8/8 Slight shower Shower
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40000 6/8 Sky unchanged Rain regional observer; VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
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10000 8/8 Moderate/heavy shower Rain  
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3000 8/8 St Nearby precipitation Rain
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Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

06:21 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.

Unlikely snow events in Australia

16:23 EST

It seems that every year, and especially around the first decent snowfall of the season, we always get asked where abouts it will snow.

Sunny skies but biting cold for Sydney

13:39 EST

Skies have been sunny across Sydney over the weekend, but a biting wind from a cold airmass over southeastern parts of the country is making it feel significantly colder than the mercury would suggest.