A low-pressure system is set to bring severe weather to Western Australia's southwest, prompting a warning for local residents to prepare.
Significant rainfall and possible thunderstorms are expected to hit WA’s South West from Monday as a series of cold fronts move over the region.
A forecast on Sunday afternoon from the Bureau of Meteorology predicts a couple of showers and a 60% chance of rainfall for the rest of the day, with the next few days gradually getting warmer.
Intense rain has prompted a fresh evacuation order for one flood-ravaged town still cleaning up from the previous deadly disaster.
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Epic photos of a storm in Mandurah have captured the moment several bolts of lightning lit up the sky.
Two bodies have been found near a car belonging to a mother and son that was discovered in a stormwater canal in Sydney’s west.
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A severe weather alert has been issued for almost 1000km of NSW coast, as Premier Dominic Perrottet apologises to devastated Northern Rivers residents.
Authorities are warning residents in Sydney and its surrounds to be on alert for landslides as the NSW Premier spoke about the flood crisis.
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A bushfire that threatened lives and homes in Bindoon on Friday evening has been contained.
People in the western part of Bindoon are being told to act immediately to survive an out-of-control bushfire raging in the area.
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WA butchers who support local processors expect there could be a second wave of strong demand after severe floods in NSW and Queensland disrupt the supply chain.
Desperate families have made an urgent plea for help as intense floods continue to devastate remote communities in northern NSW.
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Around 500,000 people across NSW have been ordered to evacuate or prepare to flee as a 'rain bomb' heads for Sydney, the Hunter and the Central Coast.
A third person has died in the New South Wales floods on Wednesday taking the total number of lives lost in the devastating crisis to four.
Australia’s largest city and its surrounds have begun to feel the brunt of a severe weather front as it moves down the east coast.
The odd unbearably hot day is surely a small price to pay for glorious long summers and great beaches but the weather has been scorching even by WA’s high standards.
A cyclone developing off the Northern Territory coast is most likely to track to the southwest with Darwin to be spared the worst of the wind and rain.
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Scientific analysis of climate data gleaned from Antarctic ice has overturned expectations for Australia's long-term drought risk.
For all the recent rain in parts of Australia, some farmers remain firmly in drought.
The Perth region has been hit with gusty winds overnight, which are expected to carry on throughout the rest of the week — creating a high fire danger.
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