Cloud scattering across VIC with a vigorous cold front is bringing widespread showers. These showers are heavy at times in the south and on the Alps where they are starting to fall as snow on the peaks. Only the odd brief shower is reaching the northern plains.
In December 2014 we upgraded our lightning network to the latest in sensor technology as used by the world's leading meteorological agencies. This has resulted in changes and improvements to the lightning data you will now see. The main changes are:
20:52 EST Power has been restored to nearly all houses and businesses affected when wild weather cut power to about 30,000 properties in Adelaide and Fleurieu Peninsula.