Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud over WA with a complex low and front is generating heavy rain and thunderstorms. Low cloud over southern VIC and TAS in the wake of a cold front is producing the odd light shower. Patchy cloud on the northern QLD coast with moist onshore winds is producing light showers.
Powerful thunderstorms have been drenching southwestern Australia, with some locations recording their wettest day in over a decade.
A low pressure system which has drenched Perth, the South West and parts of the Wheatbelt has farmers rejoicing.
Weather forecasters are predicting snow across Tasmania over the weekend and possible snow in Hobart for the first time since 1986.