South Australian Satellite/Lightning
South Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over southern parts of SA with a cold front is producing a few showers. Speckled cloud behind the front forming in cool and unstable air is generating showers and a few thunderstorms. Skies are clearer in the north under a ridge of high pressure.
After one of the best starts to a season in a decade, disappointing winter rain has dwindled crop prospects in Western Australia's Eastern Wheatbelt.
The latest bushfire outlook indicates a heightened risk of forest fires in southern Australia this summer.
Overnight, Melbourne experienced very warm temperatures under a blanket of cloud ahead of a cold front.