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Cloud spread over northern and central Australia in a pair of troughs is triggering showers and storms in northeast WA, the NT & QLD. Lower cloud over VIC and TAS near a cold front is leading to a few showers. Skies are generally clear over much of WA due to a high.

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Narrow storms cause flash flooding and damage on farms near Wondai in Queensland's South Burnett

19:15 EDT

A South Burnett landholder says a series of narrow storms flattened fences, uprooted trees and damaged infrastructure at the weekend.

Southern Queensland storm chasers reflect on 'bittersweet' storms

18:02 EDT

A regional photographer says weekend storms brought "awe inspiring" images, but his thoughts were with the farmers who experienced massive damage.

Fire and dust storms in South Australia

17:47 EDT

A cold front is directing a gusty change across South Australia, whipping up dust and pre-existing fires.