East Gippsland Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE||0.0||24|
|LAKES ENTRANCE (EASTERN BEACH ROAD)||0.0||24|
|MOUNT NOWA NOWA||0.0||24|
|POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE)||0.0||24|
A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.
Total fire bans are in place for parts of South Australia and Victoria today as temperatures soar ahead of an approaching cool change.