Patchy low cloud over western and southern parts of TAS in the wake of a weak cold front is triggering showers. Skies are clearer over eastern parts as the winds dry out over ranges.
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:
13:25 EDT After a fairly cloudy morning, Sydney's skies are clearing nicely for a starry but cool night for Carols at the Domain.