Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud with a complex low pressure system is generating areas of rain over TAS, SA, VIC and NSW. Thick cloud with a low pressure trough over the Pilbara is also generating areas of rain, with thundery showers over the Kimberley, Top End and northern QLD.
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.