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Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud over southern parts of SA and most of VIC and TAS with a trough is triggering storms and areas of heavy showers. Speckled cloud over southern parts of WA with cool onshore winds is also causing showers. Skies are otherwise clear under a broad high pressure ridge.

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Wintry week in Victoria

11:30 EST

Severe weather continues to batter Victoria today as bulging rivers overflow in the state's recently sodden northeast.

Climate change not the full story when it comes to above average winter temperatures

09:33 EST

Temperatures across southern Queensland and northern NSW have been up to 13 degrees Celsius above the August maximum on a number of days this week, and while climate change may the words on everyone's lips, it is not the whole story.

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.