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Cloud over eastern NSW and eastern and northern QLD in an active trough is generating potentially severe storms. Cloud over the NT and eastern WA in another trough is causing the odd shower and storm. Cloud in SA, VIC and TAS in a weak trough is only bringing the odd light shower

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Dangerous storms heading toward south-east Queensland coast, Tara hit by hail

16:04 EDT

A very dangerous thunderstorm moving across south-east Queensland is heading toward Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

Thundery wake up call for the Northern Rivers

13:02 EDT

Those in parts of the Northern Rivers had a thundery wake up call on Sunday morning as a storm rumbled overhead.

Outlook not great for SA firefighters

15:39 EDT

Conditions will not be favourable for fires burning north of Adelaide as warming temperatures, little rain and strengthening winds move across the region early next week.