Low cloud over southern parts of SA in the wake of a cold front is causing patchy showers. Skies are clearer over northern parts of the state under a high pressure ridge, leading to a cool night.
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:
13:37 EST A hail storm barged through Sydney yesterday afternoon, bringing 1-2 cenimetre-sized pellets and heavy downpours, effectively turning summer into winter.