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Thick cloud across northern Australia with the monsoon trough is bringing areas of rain and storms. Cloud over NSW and WA with low pressure troughs is causing showers and storms, some severe. Skies are clear over southern QLD under a ridge of high pressure.

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Tips for exercising outdoors during hot weather to avoid heatstroke

16:32 EDT

Summer is the perfect time to get outside and exercise, especially if improving your fitness is one of your goals for the new year.

Heating up in the south

15:58 EDT

Extreme heatwave conditions will affect parts of southern Australia during the second half of this week.

Braidwood farmers struggle with drought as dams dry up

15:55 EDT

Farmers in the New South Wales Southern Tablelands are in the middle of one of the driest summers in recent memory, and are facing tough choices about how to deal with bone-dry dams.