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Friday January 19, 2018
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Fri 09:00 CST
ENE 7   27.4 25.1 32.0 87 2 4   1006.7
Thu 09:00 CST
E 9   26.8 23.6 30.0 83 2 0   1006.7
Wed 09:00 CST
E 9   27.0 24.1 30.0 84 2 1   1005.0
Mon 09:00 CST
- 0   30.1 25.1 37.0 75 3 26   1006.8
Sun 09:00 CST
S 6   30.6 26.3 39.0 78 3 0   1009.1
Sat 09:00 CST
- 0   27.4 25.0 32.0 87 2 9   1009.5
Fri 09:00 CST
E 9   28.5 25.2 34.0 82 2 6   1007.7

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Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

19:13 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, with temperatures in some areas already hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

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

18:35 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.

SA heatwave will not affect power supply, Treasurer says, as TDU amateur cyclists ignore warnings

17:55 EDT

The South Australian Government is not expecting to use the state's new backup diesel power generators despite temperatures well into the mid-40s forcing a tight power supply balance.