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‘Storm of the century’ lashes Sydney - and it’s not over yet

Sydney experiences 'storm of the century'.
Sydney experiences ‘storm of the century’. Image by Huy Trần / CC BY 2.0

A monster storm that battered Sydney on Monday night has left three people dead, with meteorologists predicting another wet and windy night for residents on Tuesday. A severe weather warning for damaging and locally destructive winds, heavy rain and damaging surf has been issued for the Metropolitan, Hunter and Illawarra districts, with people urged to head home early from work and stay indoors. Read more: smh.com.au