A northwest cloudband over northern WA to northeast NSW is causing rain and some storms. Cloud over SA, VIC, TAS and southern NSW in the wake of a front is producing showers and small hail. Low cloud in southeast NSW with a moist onshore flow is causing showers and a few storms.
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:
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