Fairfax Media Network

Tasmanian Visible Satellite/Lightning

Satellite Image

JMA Himawari-8

Tasmania Satellite Notes

Thick cloud spreading over TAS with a low pressure trough and cold front is generating areas of rain, heaviest in the west. Cloud is a little more patchy in the east, leading to only a few showers.

About Weatherzone Satellite

The colours and symbols used on the radar and satellite maps are described on our legend page. View legend »

Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Global warming and El Nino set to make 2015 the hottest year on record, WMO says

00:41 EDT

This year is set to be the hottest on record, due to a strong El Nino season and global warming, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) says.

'Weather nerd' and social media celebrity joins Victoria's list of unsung Bureau of Meteorology heroes

20:32 EDT

Jono Ingram might refer to himself as a 'weather nerd', but to Donald locals in western Victoria, he is an online celebrity.

Tassie's taste of winter weather

20:16 EDT

A strong front is bringing damaging winds, with rain and snow to follow.