New South Wales/ACT Infrared (b/w) Satellite/Lightning
New South Wales/ACT Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud spreading across the far south of NSW near a trough is not bringing any rain. Hot northerly winds are filtering over much of the state ahead of this trough. Skies are generally clear elsewhere due to a ridge of high pressure and low moisture levels.
The drying effect of El Nino is restricting irrigation in northern Tasmania.
Extreme heat has been affecting New South Wales again this week just ahead of a cooler change.
The fruit industry will ask consumers to lower their expectations on fruit quality this season.