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Australian Weather Warning Summary

issue time state warning
Sat 10:39 EST Qld Minor Flood Warning for the Thomson River and Cooper Creek
Sat 10:31 EST Qld Strong Wind Warning for the Torres Strait, Mackay, Capricornia, Hervey Bay, Fraser Island, Sunshine Coast, Moreton Bay and Gold Coast
Sat 10:25 EST Qld Major Flood Warning for the Georgina River and Moderate Flood Warning for Eyre Creek
Sat 10:14 EST Qld Minor Flood Warning for the Balonne River
Sat 10:27 EDT Vic Strong Wind Warning for the East Gippsland Coast
Sat 09:13 EST Qld Final Flood Warning for the Lower Paroo River
Sat 10:00 EDT NSW/ACT Strong Wind Warning for the Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast
Sat 10:00 EDT Tas Strong Wind Warning for the Upper East Coast, South East Coast and South West Coast
Sat 08:42 EST Qld Minor Flood Warning for the Isaac, Dawson and Fitzroy Rivers
Sat 08:09 EST Qld Final Flood Warning for the Suttor River
Sat 04:00 WST WA Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo, Gascoyne, Geraldton, Lancelin, Perth, Bunbury Geographe and Leeuwin Coasts
Sat 03:10 WST WA Fire Weather Warning Gascoyne, Exmouth Gulf Coast and Goldfields fire weather districts
Sat 05:36 CDT SA Fire Weather Warning for the North West Pastoral, North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mid North and and Riverland
Sat 06:02 EDT Vic Fire Weather Warning for the Mallee, Northern Country and North Central
Fri 16:00 EDT Vic Total Fire Ban for Mallee, Northern Country, North Central and Northeast
Fri 08:51 EDT NSW/ACT Flood Warning for the Paroo River
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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.