Tasmanian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Tasmania Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud over central and eastern TAS in a pool of upper cool air is producing the odd shower. Skies are clearer in the west under a weak ridge of high pressure. Cloud will begin to build over far western parts later, ahead of a cold front, causing showers to develop later.
After several weeks of waiting for the saturated soil to dry out, flood-affected farmers in South Australia's biggest vegetable growing region are now pulling out their ruined crops.
Australia's 2016/17 Tropical Cyclone season officially begins on Tuesday next week.
Researchers at a Cyclone Testing Station in north Queensland have been busy creating smashed avocado, and it is not the type that goes on toast.