Low cloud forming over the SA coast in brisk and gusty southerly winds is producing little if any rain, although is causing temperatures to trend well below average. Skies are generally clear elsewhere near a ridge of high pressure.
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:
16:50 EDT A spectacular storm hit parts of South East Queensland in the closing hours of voting in the state election.