Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud being driven over coastal QLD in unstable southeasterly winds are generating showers. Cloud over inland QLD and northern NSW with a trough is producing patchy rain and thunderstorms. High cloud over WA ahead of a low pressure trough is not bringing rain.
Sunny skies have created a warmer than average June across all capital cities.
Heartened by recent rain, farmers near Walgett in north-western New South Wales are taking a gamble and sowing some of their land in the hope of their first crop in three years.
Citing old technology and safety issues, the Federal Government will today shutdown the Tennant Creek weather radar in the Northern Territory.