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Severe Tropical Cyclone Nora is generating rain, storms and powerful winds around the Gulf of Carpenteria. A trough inland is bringing the odd storm to NSW. A low pressure trough and cold front are triggering showers and storms over parts of VIC and TAS, heavy in parts.

Issued Saturday 20:16 EDT
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Cyclone Nora now just 25km off Queensland coast

21:59 EDT

Severe Tropical Cyclone Nora is beginning to affect the western coast of the Cape York Peninsula, with the category three system just 25 kilometres off Cape Keerweer.

Gusty storms bring gloomy weekend to Victoria

15:53 EDT

A series of low pressure troughs have brought thundery showers to western and central Victoria on Saturday, with most of the rain associated with these systems falling over southern parts.

Tropical Cyclone Nora expected to reach category four before hitting Queensland

15:50 EDT

Rapidly intensifying Tropical Cyclone Nora is expected to become a category four system in Queensland's Gulf of Carpentaria later today, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.