Weather extremes abound in eastern states

THE weather in eastern Australian states in the past week has shown dramatic variability.

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Northern Queesland has seen unprecedented rainfall in the past seven days. Image courtesy Weatherzone.

WHILE northern Queensland struggles under unprecedented levels of rain thanks to a tropical low pressure system and monsoon, further south in Victoria and Tasmania, bushfires have been burning.