Australian Infrared (b/w) Satellite/Lightning
Australia Satellite Notes
A cloudband moving off the QLD coast with a low pressure trough is generating a few showers. Cloud over eastern NSW with a low pressure trough is producing showers with a few thunderstorms. Pre-frontal cloud is bringing showers to southwestern WA.
The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.
Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.
A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.