Tasmanian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Tasmania Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud advancing over TAS with an approaching low pressure trough is staying mostly dry, however heavy rain is expected to follow, especially in the east. Strong winds are affecting the west and north.
After 200 years of changing the landscape of the world's most distinctive continent we are only just beginning to understand how European settlers and their successors have vitally affected its ecology, its diversity and its climate.
Thousands of properties are without power in South Australia, with Adelaide being the hardest hit, after a storm front crossed the state last night.
Severe weather will spread over parts of eastern Australia today after a wild night in the nation's south.