New South Wales/ACT Infrared Satellite/Lightning
New South Wales/ACT Satellite Notes
High cloud over far northeastern NSW near a low pressure trough is bringing virtually no rain. Skies are otherwise clear inland under a high pressure system.
Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.
Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.
With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.