Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud spreading across SA, the NT, southern QLD and northern NSW among low pressure troughs is generating rain and a few storms. Low cloud over southern parts of VIC and SA in cool winds is causing a few light showers. Skies are clearing in WA under a building ridge.
The wine industry will soon have another tool at its fingertips to help navigate important on-farm decisions.
One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.
Farmers at Ouse in the Derwent Valley deserve joint state and Commonwealth disaster relief grants, the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce says.