Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud with a trough and developing low is producing areas of rain over VIC, with showers and storms over NSW. Patchy cloud over southwestern WA, SA and VIC following a pair of fronts is producing isolated showers. Cloud with a trough over southern WA is not producing rain.
For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.
Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.
As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.