Queensland Infrared (b/w) Satellite/Lightning
Queensland Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over northern QLD with the monsoon trough is producing showers and thunderstorms, some heavy. Cloud along the coast with brisk onshore winds is triggering the odd shower. Skies are clearer over inland parts under a ridge of high pressure.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.
Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.
Dark and ominous clouds developed over southern parts of the ACT yesterday afternoon amid a deep and unstable low pressure trough.