South Australian Satellite/Lightning
South Australia Satellite Notes
Bright-looking cloud over SA with a cold front is causing cooler winds along the coast. Skies are clearer in the north under a weakening ridge of high pressure.
It is the last day of a heat spell that has baked New South Wales, and like cinema choc-tops, records continue to melt.
Long-term locals are concerned about the height of the Katherine River in the Northern Territory after successive poor wet seasons.
A wool classer who spent 50 years in shearing sheds around western Queensland says there has been a slow decline in the industry since he started.