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Friday January 19, 2018
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40000 5/8 Cu -- -- - - regional observer; VER:03.2 SWV:3.19
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40000 8/8 Sc -- -- Cloud developing Mostly cloudy  
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40000 4/8 Sc Ac -- Cloud developing Mostly cloudy  
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40000 2/8 Cu -- -- Cloud dissolving Mostly clear  
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40000 8/8 Cu -- -- Cloud dissolving Mostly cloudy  
Sun 09:00 WST
40000 4/8 -- Ac -- Cloud developing Mostly clear  
Fri 09:00 WST
40000 clear Cloud dissolving Mostly clear  

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Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
30.8081°S 117.8603°E 359m AMSL
Commenced 1912
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Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

00:08 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, after temperatures in some areas hit 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C before cool change as authorities defend 'heat kills' warnings

21:48 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

Canberra braces for heatwave as temperatures expected to soar above 37C for four consecutive days

21:03 EDT

Canberrans are about to swelter through the weekend, with four consecutive days at or above 37 degrees Celsius.