Victorian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Victoria Satellite Notes
Cloud in the southeast with a cold front is causing showers and storms, with sleet and snow over the tops of the Alps. Mottled cloud in the south and west in moist southwesterly winds is causing a few light showers.
WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.
Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.