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Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud over southeastern parts of Australia with a cold front is bringing strong winds, showers, storms and alpine snow. Patchy low cloud over the southern coast in southwesterly winds is producing a few showers in SA. Skies are clearer elsewhere under a high.

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Wave starved east coast will finally see some larger swell

14:25 EST

The wave climate along the east coast of Australia has been on the tiny to small side of the scale in the last few weeks.

Bush fire danger continues in NSW

12:26 EST

Another dry cold front is sweeping over NSW this weekend, bringing with it heightened fire danger.

Rainfall forecasts are often misunderstood, but here is how to make sense of them

08:15 EST

We hate to rain on your parade, but we have some bad news — you have probably been reading the weather forecast all wrong.