Patchy cloud over central QLD with a trough is causing a few showers, mostly along the ranges. Patchy low cloud along the coast with moist onshore winds is triggering the odd shower. Skies are clear elsewhere under a high pressure ridge, allowing western parts to remain dry.
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:
12:11 EDT A complex low which has been impacting parts of Tasmania has finally made its way into the Tasman allowing conditions to ease.