Victorian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Victoria Satellite Notes
Patchy low cloud over southern and western VIC with a cold front is bringing a few showers. Skies are clearer in the east under a ridge of high pressure.
Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.
More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .
Southern parts of the Gulf of Carpentaria have been lashed with heavy rain and gusty winds as a tropical low makes its presence felt.