New South Wales/ACT Infrared Satellite/Lightning
New South Wales/ACT Satellite Notes
Cloud over southern and central NSW with a low pressure trough is causing a few showers. Low cloud along the southern border with a cold front is also bringing light rain. Skies are clearer further north under a weakening high pressure ridge.
Floodwaters can bring destruction to homes, crops and infrastructure but they can also bring life.
Hot days will become more frequent in states such as South Australia, resulting in more extreme fire danger weather and longer fire danger seasons, a report on climate change has found.
State of the Climate report 2016: Extreme heat events increasing in duration, frequency and intensity
The duration, frequency and intensity of extreme heat events have increased across large parts of Australia, a climate report has found.