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Thick over NSW with a cold front is producing areas of rain and the odd thunderstorm. Patchy cloud over southeastern parts SA, VIC, TAS and southern NSW in moist unstable air is causing showers. Cloud crossing WA with an approaching low and trough is generating patchy light rain.

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Cold change roars through NSW as southeast QLD bakes

13:05 EST

A cold change is sweeping through New South Wales today and it can be seen like never before on the new Weatherzone homepage.

Drier weather leads to forest fires emerging as greatest threat this summer

12:27 EST

The latest bushfire outlook indicates a heightened risk of forest fires in southern Australia this summer.

Spring in Canberra: warmer weather, blooming flowers and thousands of bird calls

10:03 EST

Winter is finally over, so what can we expect for the next few months and, more importantly, why? Sean Carson at the Bureau of Meteorology said springtime in the capital is marked by warmer, windier weather.