Northern Territory Satellite/Lightning
Northern Territory Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud increasing over the NT Top End within a region of low pressure is causing isolated thundery showers to develop. Cloud increasing over central parts of the territory with this trough is not yet producing any rain.
Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.
Australia's western capital equalled its record of four consecutive days over 40 degrees yesterday, and some of that heat is returning.
The tiny community of Palmers Island in northern New South Wales has rallied around two residents left homeless after a super cell storm.