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Cold front to sweep country this week, dangerous winds forecast

A severe weather warning is in place for multiple states as an icy cold front moves across the country.
Melbourne is set for another cold week following the recent polar blast, with temperatures not set to rise above 13C in the city.
Damaging winds have also been forecast for the eastern and north-eastern parts of the state.
A tree crushed a Range Rover in South Australia as the cold front swept through. (9News)
A severe weather warning is in place for multiple states. (9News)
Heavy winds are also coming to Sydney today, while there are warnings of blizzards in Australia's alpine regions.
Adelaide has already endured a dangerous storm, with trees felled and creeks overflowing in the state capital.
The city had its wettest day of the year so far yesterday, with 46mm falling in the CBD and almost double that in the Adelaide Hills.
Heavy rain fell on Adelaide yesterday. (9News)
Parklands were turned into lakes and residents were trapped in their homes as trees toppled.
Gusts of up to 102km/hr were recorded, with the SES receiving more than 500 calls for help over the weekend.
The SES also resorted to distributing free sandbags at a number of Adelaide locations yesterday.
The SES answered multiple calls for assistance. (9News)
And a major rescue operation was carried out after a man was trapped in his car just west of the city, when a tree fell on it.
He was able to crawl out of his window to safety, luckily sustaining just a sore finger.
Cold and wintry weather is set to continue in Adelaide this week, though the worst of the rain has passed.
Parliament House in the foreground with snow on the mountains surrounding the ACT, in Canberra on Wednesday 1 June 2022
Winter comes knocking at Parliament House, Canberra
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