Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud scattering across TAS and southern parts of SA, VIC and NSW with a cold front is bringing showers. These showers are falling as snow on the TAS highlands and on the VIC and NSW Alps. A cloudband stretching to WA to NSW is only causing a the odd spot of rain in the Pilbara.
An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.
After unseasonable mid-winter warmth winter has returned in a hurry to both eastern and western Australia as temperatures drop by as much as 15 degrees in 24 hours.
A cold front has brought damaging wind gusts to parts of Victoria with more on the way.