Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud extending from WA, across the NT and QLD in a series of troughs is causing rain a few storms, mainly over the interior. Cloud over eastern NSW in another trough is bringing showers. Cloud over eastern parts of SA and western NSW with a decaying low is bringing patchy rain.
Low-interest loans may be difficult to access, but will also help people face some difficult truths, a rural accountant says.
The need to improve weather information used by airline flight crews was highlighted after the emergency landing of two Adelaide-bound Boeing 737 passenger jets at Mildura Airport in 2013, a report has found.
Real estate agents in drought-stricken central-west Queensland say the housing market is the worst they have ever seen, but agree there is a silver lining for prospective buyers.