Bureau puts Australia on La Niña ‘watch’

There is a 50-50 chance of a La Niña weather system developing, which could bring widespread rain with it.

Australia has been put on La Niña ‘watch’ as meteorologists point to a likely cooling Pacific Ocean, which could bring more rain to parts of the country.

The Bureau of Meteorology says there are some signs a La Niña might form in the Pacific Ocean later this year, but there is no guarantee.

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