Bright cloud in the west is due to the jetstream and is not producing any rain. Patchy low cloud in the east with on moist onshore winds is bringing a few showers, mostly in the the north. Skies are clearer elsewhere under a high pressure system, leading to a cool evening.
In December 2014 we upgraded our lightning network to the latest in sensor technology as used by the world's leading meteorological agencies. This has resulted in changes and improvements to the lightning data you will now see. The main changes are:
16:56 EST Last night, as high pressure system was slowly tracked over the state, winds became light and skies clear.