New South Wales/ACT Infrared Satellite/Lightning
New South Wales/ACT Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud over northeast NSW near a low pressure trough is bringing a few showers and thunderstorms. Cloud over the west near another trough is causing a few thundery showers. Skies are clearer elsewhere due to a ridge of high pressure.
Australian dried fruit growers are hopeful a reduction in global sultana production will stabilise domestic prices.
There has been a lot to celebrate this year in the macadamia industry - a record crop, good quality kernel, growing overseas demand and high prices.
Spring was marked by record breaking heat and long dry spells, with only small areas away from that norm.