Bright patchy cloud near coastal parts of the NT in a broad region of low pressure is triggering thundery showers. Cloud throughout the remainder of the territory is also causing showers and the odd storm.
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:
22:41 EDT Flash flooding has inundated homes in the Port Macquarie and Camden Haven area on the mid-north coast of New South Wales.