Lower Derwent Rainfall Bulletin
||Rain to 9am||Interval|
|CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY)||0.0||24|
|CAPE BRUNY LIGHTHOUSE||0.0||24|
|DUNALLEY (STROUD POINT)||0.0||24|
|GROVE (RESEARCH STATION)||0.0||24|
|HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)||0.0||-|
|HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE)||0.2||24|
|KUNANYI (MOUNT WELLINGTON PINNACLE)||0.0||24|
Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.
Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.