Low cloud over the QLD coast with moist onshore winds is triggering a few showers, mostly in the southeast. Bright cloud in the northwest with a weak low is producing a few showers and storms. Skies remain clear in the west under a hot airmass.
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:
09:21 EDT New South Wales Agriculture Minister Katrina Hodgkinson and Shadow Minister Steve Whan have debated agricultural policy ahead of the state election.