Patchy cloud over eastern parts of the Top End with a moist southeasterly flow is generating isolated showers. Bright cloud edging into southwestern parts of the territory with a low pressure trough is producing virtually no rain.
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:
16:54 EST The Federal Government has brought forward the start date for new farm tax breaks, effective immediately.