Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud spread across southern QLD and eastern NSW with a low pressure trough is producing rain and storms. Patchy cloud over northwest WA in another trough is triggering a few showers and storms. A cloudband moving over the southeast with a front is bringing gusty showers.
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.