The Weekly Times
Australian Summary: A trough in the east is generating showers and thunderstorms over QLD and northeastern NSW, some of these being severe. Brisk westerly winds are bringing the odd shower to VIC and TAS. Another trough over WA is triggering showers and storms in WA, extending to the NT.
Radar, Satellite, Synoptic
City Now Min Max AucklandShowers 18°C 14°C 22°C BeijingSunny 4°C -3°C 2°C BrasiliaDrizzle 20°C 19°C 32°C Buenos AiresMostly cloudy - 18°C 30°C Cape TownMostly sunny 20°C 17°C 27°C LagosThunderstorms 26°C 24°C 34°C LondonMostly cloudy 12°C 12°C 13°C Los AngelesSunny 13°C 10°C 24°C City Now Min Max Mexico CityMostly cloudy - 12°C 17°C MoscowSnow 0°C -1°C 0°C New DelhiSunny - 12°C 25°C New YorkSunny 8°C 8°C 9°C SingaporeThunderstorms 29°C 24°C 32°C TokyoRain - 9°C 17°C VancouverRain 7°C 9°C 11°C
Warnings for Australia
Weather changeRain hope as El Niño fizzles
UPDATE: VICTORIA will receive its first burst of summer heat on the weekend.
DroughtWet may not follow dry
THERE is no guarantee Victorian farmers will get a wet 2016, even if the El Nino finishes next year as predicted.
Victorian heatwaveHeat halt will not hurt
GRAIN harvest in Victoria will be delayed but not damaged by soaring temperatures across the state.
WESTERN District farmer Charlie Fairbain-Calvert has no complaints about the rain he received last week.
WIMMERA grain growers have renewed calls for an additional weather radar in western Victoria.
THE timing of recent patchy rain has frustrated farmers in central and western Victoria.
NSW GRAIN farmers fear they may barely scrape a profit this year as persistent rain causes hundreds of millions of dollars in damages.
HARVEST could be disrupted and grain crops flattened as up to 100mm of forecast rain falls across parts of Victoria in a 48-hour period.
FARMERS in northwest Victoria are missing out on a crucial farm management tool with a lack of weather radar coverage.
Wild stormsWild storms create havoc
UPDATE: FRIGHTENING footage has emerged of a mini tornado that ripped through a property in Victoria?s north yesterday.
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