Cloud with a trough and jetstream is generating showers over northern SA and NSW and the odd thunder in southern NT. Cloud ahead of a front in the south is bringing gusty showers to TAS, southern VIC, SA. Cloud with a trough over the Top End is producing heavy showers and storms.
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:
12:52 EST A thick northwest cloudband has brought the best rain in over a year to parts of inland South Australia.