Cloud spreading across WA is bringing patchy rain to far western WA near a weak trough. Low cloud over SA, VIC and TAS in cool southwesterly winds is only bringing the odd light shower. Cloud forming about the east coast in a developing trough is causing showers to increase.
In December 2014 we upgraded our lightning network to the latest in sensor technology as used by the world's leading meteorological agencies. This has resulted in changes and improvements to the lightning data you will now see. The main changes are:
18:22 EST This year's Northern Territory Budget appears to be a straightforward one, with no real surprises or significant announcements for the bush.