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Bright cloud over SA with a trough is causing virtually no rain. A band of bright cloud streaming from this trough over southern NSW with the jetstream is not producing any falls. Patchy cloud over the north QLD coast in a moist southeasterly flow is generating the odd shower.

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Spring - a season of contrast

11:14 EDT

Spring is a season of significant weather variations, ranging from frosty mornings to oppressive heat.

Hopes new weather stations for Canberra's wine region will reduce disease

08:09 EDT

Canberra's winemakers are hoping new weather stations will provide more reliable data for the region.

Record heat scorching AFL and NRL Grand Finals

14:54 EST

Melbourne has eclipsed the 1987 record for the hottest AFL Grand Final, with Sydney Olympic Park in record setting territory tomorrow.