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Western Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud over WA from the Pilbara to the south in a weak trough is only causing the odd spot of light rain. Low cloud clinging to the southwest in cool winds in the wake of a front is bringing light showers to the far south. A few storm clouds are forming in the Kimberley.

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Queensland Government calls in Roma flood levee extension amid court challenge

18:05 EDT

The Queensland Government will have the final say in assessing a major flood mitigation levee for Roma in the state's southern inland.

Unrecorded rainfall a dampener on debate around Tennant Creek satellite

15:54 EDT

Residents in Tennant Creek say last weekend's rainfall was not recorded by the system that controversially replaced the local weather radar last year.

Dangerous swells march up the east coast of Australia

14:46 EDT

A deep low pressure system located over the Tasman Sea has whipped up wild winds and large waves in the past 24 hours, with maximum wave heights peaking at eight metres off the coast from Sydney.