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Cloud over eastern NSW and eastern and northern QLD in an active trough is generating severe storms. Cloud over the NT and eastern WA in another trough is causing scattered showers and storms. Cloud crossing VIC and southern NSW in a weak trough is bringing the odd light shower.

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Queensland storms: South-east hit by heavy rain and hail, roofs ripped off houses in Warwick

20:31 EDT

More than a dozen homes have lost their roofs in Warwick, west of the Gold Coast, as very dangerous thunderstorms move across south-east Queensland.

Hail storm damages hospital at Lismore in NSW, roof of maternity ward collapses

20:03 EDT

Several people including babies have been rescued from Lismore Base Hospital in northern New South Wales after the roof of the maternity ward collapsed.

Intense thunderstorms hit NE NSW, SE QLD

18:37 EDT

Severe thunderstorms caused damage in northeastern New South Wales and southeast Queensland on Sunday and should do so again during the next few days.