New South Wales/ACT Satellite/Lightning
New South Wales/ACT Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over southern NSW is triggering showers, mostly around the border region. Skies are clearer over northern and central parts of the state under a high pressure ridge and warm northwestelry winds.
With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.
A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.
Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.