Australia Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud over northeastern WA and the NT with a weak trough is triggering thundery showers. Cloud with troughs clearing southeast QLD and southwest WA is producing isolated showers. Cloud with a moist southerly flow is generating a showers over VIC, TAS and southern NSW.
A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.
Canberrans have endured a much harsher winter than any in the past decade.
Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.