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Cloud over the north with a broad region of low pressure is producing showers and storms. Low cloud over the QLD coast in moist onshore winds is bringing showers and isolated storms. Cloud in the south with a trough and developing low is triggering showers and thunderstorms.

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BOM announces short, weak La Nina probability for summer lacking rainfall but packing heatwaves

10:37 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology's latest climate wrap has tilted the warning level over to a La Nina alert, the highest level below an official La Nina.

La Nina? That depends on who you ask

10:19 EDT

Whether or not a La Nina event is currently underway in the Pacific Ocean depends on which country you are in.

Could an epidemic thunderstorm asthma event happen again in Melbourne?

16:13 EDT

Today marks the one year anniversary of a tragic thunderstorm asthma event in Melbourne that resulted in nine deaths and directly impacted the health of thousands of Victorians.