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Weather News

Future Drought Fund that formed centrepiece of Scott Morrison's summit passes Lower House

06:44 EST

Rain is still not forecast for drought-stricken communities, but there is Federal Government money on the horizon for next year.

A chance for NSW to thaw out

11:39 EST

It was less than a week ago that Glen Innes recorded the coldest morning in Australia this winter.

Damaging winds for South Australia

11:34 EST

South Australia is in for a blustery couple of days, especially those in southern-most districts.  A cold front, associated with a deep low pressure system centered over 2000km south of the state, will bring strong winds across the middle of the day today, with a repeat of events tomorrow.  The front will cross the state today and is expected to clear east into NSW and VIC in the late evening into the early hours of Tuesday morning.