Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over QLD with a trough is generating widespread showers and storms. Cloud over northern NT and WA with a broad region of low pressure is triggering showers and storms. Patchy cloud over TAS in moist westerly winds is causing isolated showers.
Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.
Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.
Workplace changes will be needed to deal with more severe heatwaves and other impacts of climate change, a public health official has warned.