Patchy cloud forming over the central NT and Top End in a region of low pressure is producing showers and thunderstorms. Skies are clearer in the far south near a ridge of high pressure.
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:
17:21 EDT After a good soaking, there is more rain ahead for Western Australia's Pilbara and Gascoyne.