Australia Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud with a broad trough over WA and the NT is triggering showers and thunderstorms. Cloud with a low and upper cold air is producing showers over eastern VIC and NSW. A cloudband over QLD in an associated trough is also producing showers.
Papua New Guinea's prime minister Peter O'Neill says he may review a recent ban on importing Australian fruit and vegetables into the country.
Warragamba Dam in Sydney has begun spilling following days of heavy downpours, as residents on the New South Wales south coast count the cost of flood damage.
A moderate flood warning has been issued for the Latrobe River catchment at Rosedale in Victoria.