Scattered cloud over TAS and southern parts of VIC and NSW with brisk winds in the wake of a front is causing isolated showers and mountain snow. Cloud over WA near a trough is producing the odd shower and storm. Skies are generally clear elsewhere due to dry winds.
16:44 EST The start of October is the official start to the wet season across northern Australia, and everyone wants to know 'when will it rain and how big will the wet season be'? On the Northern Territory Country Hour today we spoke to Joel Lisonbee, the head of climate services NT.