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Thick cloud with a deep trough and front is causing storms in northern parts of WA, the NT and NSW and areas of rain in VIC and TAS. Patchy cloud over southern parts of WA and coastal SA with onshore winds is triggering showers. Skies are clearer over central WA under a high.

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Perth blanketed in smoky haze from prescribed burns as alert issued

19:01 EDT

A smoke haze across Perth from prescribed burns has prompted an alert from the Department of Parks and Wildlife.

Myrtleford flood clean-up continues two weeks on

15:50 EDT

It has been more than two weeks since floodwaters inundated parts of Myrtleford in Victoria, but there is still some cleaning up to do.

From wind to rain in the southeast

11:52 EDT

Victoria and Tasmania won't have time to recover from damaging winds this morning, with rain threatening to cause flooding across both states in the next 24 hours.