Patchy cloud with a low pressure trough lingering over the Channel Country, Maranoa and Warrego and Darling Downs and Granite Belt is failing to produce any rain. Patchy low cloud moving over the Cairns Coast with a moist southeasterly flow is generating isolated showers.
In December 2014 we upgraded our lightning network to the latest in sensor technology as used by the world's leading meteorological agencies. This has resulted in changes and improvements to the lightning data you will now see. The main changes are: