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Thick cloud in the tropics with Tropical Cyclone Nora is generating rain, gusty winds and storms. Cloud elsewhere in QLD and NSW in troughs is causing coastal showers and storms inland storms. Cloud in over VIC and TAS with a trough and front is bringing a few showers and storms.

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Cyclone Nora: BOM warns system may brew into category four storm in Gulf of Carpentaria

21:50 EDT

A severe category four tropical cyclone could develop off the Queensland coast on Saturday, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Tropical Cyclone Nora: BOM issues warning as storm approaches Gulf of Carpentaria

19:13 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Nora is passing by north-east Arnhem land this evening, before moving to the Cape York Peninsula and intensifying over the weekend.

World Meteorological Day: Weather Ready, Climate Smart

15:30 EDT

Today is World Meteorological Day, a tongue-twister that is celebrated annually on March 23rd.