Australian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud over WA forming in a low pressure trough is generating patchy rain and storms in the west and south. Cloud reaching VIC, TAS and southern parts of SA with a cold front is bringing rain and strong winds. Patchy cloud on the QLD coast in onshore winds is bringing showers.
Hunter graziers, buoyed by high cattle prices, are beginning to address a backlog of farm work that has built up during tough times.
The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.
Chilly weather will quickly turn to very warm and windy conditions this weekend over many parts of Australia's interior this weekend.