Widespread cloud with a trough is generating showers over the North West Slopes and Plains, Central Tablelands and Northern Tablelands. Thick cloud over the Upper Western with this trough is failing to produce any rainfall.
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:
12:52 EST A thick northwest cloudband has brought the best rain in over a year to parts of inland South Australia.