Queensland Satellite Notes
Bright cloud over the southeastern QLD with a trough and cold front is producing a few showers and storms. Spotty cloud in the south forming in a pool of cold air is not producing any rain. Skies clear in the west under a high pressure ridge, leading to a cool morning.
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.