New South Wales/ACT Infrared Satellite/Lightning
New South Wales/ACT Satellite Notes
Cloud about the coast and ranges, with a low pressure system, is triggering a few showers; these are becoming more confined to the coast as the system moves away eastwards. Cloud in the far west, with a low pressure trough, is producing a few showers and the odd storm.
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.