Largely high level cloud across the Top End is not producing any rain. Patchy cloud in the north east with a weak trough is triggering the odd shower. Skies are generally clear elsewhere under a large area of high pressure leading to below average night-time temperatures.
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:
18:22 EST This year's Northern Territory Budget appears to be a straightforward one, with no real surprises or significant announcements for the bush.