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A large band of cloud over WA due to a low and trough is generating rain and storms, causing to flooding in the Pilbara. Cloud over NSW and QLD in a trough is causing rain and storms. Cloud in the tropics in a weak monsoon is causing a few showers and storms.

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A tropical low off the north Queensland coast has the potential to develop into a cyclone later this week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.