Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over SA with a strong cold front is producing widespread storms with heavy rain. Cloud over southern parts of WA with cool southerlies is triggering showers. A cloudband with a series of troughs is producing areas of rain over the NT.
Communities across Victoria are bracing for powerful winds, heavy rain and flash flooding as an intense storm sweeps across from South Australia, but the system is expected to weaken as it moves east.
All of as a storm front lashes the state, with homes, businesses, hospitals and airports affected.
Thousands of people are without power across South Australia and Adelaide's CBD has been plunged into darkness as a massive storm lashes the state.