Cloud with a trough and associated front is triggering showers and the odd thunderstorm over the Southern Tablelands and Southwest Slopes. Thick cloud over the Upper Western and Lower Western districts with a low pressure trough is not yet producing any rain.
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: