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Cloud stretching from WA to NSW with a low pressure trough is generating patchy rain areas. Low cloud over TAS in the wake of a cold front is casuing showers. Cloud over the northern tropics in a region of low pressure is also bringing a few storms.

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High water levels in the Murray River are forcing events and attractions in north-west Victoria to be cancelled.