Queensland Satellite Notes
Cloud developing over central and southern QLD with a low pressure trough is generating heavy showers and thunderstorms. Thick cloud over tropical QLD within a region of low pressure is triggering rain and thunderstorms. Clearer in the east under weakening high pressure.
Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.
Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.
People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.