Australia Satellite Notes
Speckled cloud across SA with an intense low pressure system is producing showers and a few storms as the low generates damaging winds. Cloud spread across the eastern and northern states with a strong front and trough are producing rain and thunderstorms.
Tasmanians are being warned to prepare for wind and rains forecast to lash the state on Thursday.
Worsening weather conditions have caused more blackouts across South Australia, as emergency crews continue to grapple with yesterday's state-wide blackout.
Residents trying to move between Eyre Peninsula towns are stranded without fuel as ongoing power shortages across South Australia put petrol bowsers out of commission.