Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud with a deep trough is generating showers and thunderstorms over northern WA, the NT, QLD and NSW. Speckled cloud over eastern SA, VIC and TAS in the wake of a front is bringing cold winds and showers. High pressure is keeping the skies mostly clear over southern WA.
Destructive winds unleashed significant damage in Parkes on Friday evening, possibly due to a tornado.
Conditions will be good for players and spectators alike for the third Bledisloe Cup match at Auckland's Eden Park tonight.
Victorians have been advised to rug up and stay indoors as a cold front moves across the state this weekend, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) warning there is no real warmth expected until November.