Bright cloud over western and central VIC is due to a strong jetstream and is not causing any rain. Low cloud along the far east coast with onshore winds is bringing a few light showers.
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:
11:09 EST A strong cold front sweeping over New Zealand is producing areas of heavy rain, gales and snow to sea level.