Skies are generally clear across South Australia due to a broad region of high pressure. There is only very patchy jetstream cloud over the far north, which is not causing any rain.
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:
10:13 EDT The continuing drought in western Queensland is forcing cattle producers to de-stock their properties and some of those cattle are ending up in the Northern Territory.