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Australian Community Climate and Earth-System Simulator (ACCESS). Based upon the UK Met Office Unified Model system. ACCESS R is the regional numerical forecast model operated by the BoM. It is run twice daily (00Z and 12Z) and provides forecast data out to 72 hours with a horizontal resolution of 37.5km and 50 vertical layers.
18:02 EDT A number of properties are in danger in the greater Sydney region after heavy storms and lightning in the area, as one Blue Mountains home is destroyed by bushfire.