Thick cloud over WA in a deepening trough is generating showers and storms, heavy in the Pilbara. Cloud streaming from WA to northern NSW is generating a few areas of rain. Bright cloud over eastern NSW and southeastern QLD with a trough is causing showers and thunderstorms.
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:
13:22 EDT After a beautiful autumn weekend for most of the state, things are looking to turn thundery this week and into the Easter weekend.