Victorian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Victoria Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over eastern VIC with a cold front is producing heavy showers and thunderstorms. Speckled cloud over the remainder of the state forming in the wake of this front is also bringing showers.
The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.
Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.
The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.