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distance measuring Distance and latitude/longitude coordinates are displayed when you mouse over the map. The origin for distance measuring is indicated by a red dot and defaults to either your location, if specified and in range, or the location of the radar/the centre of the map. The origin may be changed by clicking elsewhere on the map.

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Weather News

WA braces for hot spring weather as blast of early heat hits the Goldfields

15:54 EST

It is not just Perth feeling the exceptionally early burst of spring warmth, with central parts of Western Australia sizzling in record-breaking heat this past week.

Bushfire authorities on standby as gusty storms roll west across southern Queensland

15:32 EST

Storm cells have begun moving west across Queensland's southern inland, with authorities on alert for lightning strikes that could spark new bushfires and winds that could exacerbate existing blazes.

NSW wild weather brings surprise snow to Goulburn and Blue Mountains, and heavy rain for Sydney

11:31 EST

The east coast of NSW is in for a day of wild weather, with heavy snowfall in some areas causing significant delays on major roads.