Australia Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over northern NSW and throughout QLD with a low pressure trough is triggering showers and thunderstorms. Cloud over the NT and WA with this trough is bringing isolated storms and areas of rain. Low cloud over VIC and TAS with brisk cold winds is triggering showers.
Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.
The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.
Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.