Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over QLD with a trough is generating showers and thunderstorms. Cloud over the NT and northern parts of WA with a broad region of low pressure is triggering widespread thundery showers. Speckled cloud following a front is producing showers over TAS.
Photographs of weather phenomena around Australia, some of them capturing rare events, have been chosen for the 2017 Australian Weather Calendar.
Perth is enduring a sweaty end to the week, although a cool change is on the way.
While most Queenslanders sheltered inside during the past week of severe storms, a breed of professional photographers known as storm chasers were outside, braving the danger to get the best possible shot.