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A cloudband spread from WA to TAS along a strong cold front is not producing any rain. Patchy cloud in the tropics with a region of low pressure is producing showers, mostly in the Top End. Skies are clearer over NSW and QLD under a ridge of high pressure.

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Cooler weather conditions slow bushfire near Port Lincoln

19:15 EDT

Cooler weather conditions have slowed a bushfire burning through bushland on Eyre Peninsula in South Australia.

Temperatures spike across NSW ahead tomorrow‚??s cool change

18:10 EDT

It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.

Locals worried about Katherine River levels, but records show height is close to long-term average

17:44 EDT

Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.