Queensland Satellite/Lightning

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Queensland Satellite Notes

Thick cloud across central and tropical QLD with a tropical low and associated troughs is generating widespread rain and storms. Cloud building across the southwest with a trough is bringing showers and storms. Patchy cloud across the coast in onshore winds is triggering showers.

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Hot days ahead as fires burn in the ACT

09:52 EDT

Firefighters in the ACT will face rising temperatures and increasingly dangerous fire weather during the next several days, with rain unlikely to arrive until Sunday.

How to survive a heatwave. Tips on how to stay cool and why sleeping naked won't help during those sweaty nights

09:47 EDT

A heatwave that brewed up over inland Western Australia is making its way south and east, meaning much of Australia is about to experience sweltering temperatures.

Rain record broken near Townsville as a monsoonal low tracks across Queensland's north-west

09:47 EDT

Torrential rain in north Queensland has smashed a record as a tropical low in the Gulf Country brings heavy rain to northern and western parts of Queensland as it slowly moves towards the Northern Territory.