Patchy cloud moving over southeastern parts of the state with south/southeasterly winds is failing to produce any rain. Patchy cloud with the flank of a trough over the North West Pastoral district is also producing virtually no 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:
20:30 EDT A man has died after being struck by lightning at a polling station on the Gold Coast.