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Weather turns in eastern Australia

HEAVY rainfalls and hailstorms replaced dust and smoke in many parts of eastern Australia over the weekend.

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 Eastern Australia has seen a dramatic change in the weather in the past couple of days, including a dust storm near Dubbo, NSW. Image courtesy Twitter @GaveltomTom

Eastern Australia has seen a dramatic change in the weather in the past couple of days, including a dust storm near Dubbo, NSW. Image courtesy Twitter @GaveltomTom

The rain, which exceeded 150mm in many areas was a godsend for some parched areas of central and northern New South Wales and central and southern Queensland and has helped, in some cases, with reducing...

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