Cloud over eastern QLD in a weakening trough is just producing isolated showers near the coast. Bright cloud over northern parts of the NT in a low pressure trough is triggering showers and storms. Cloud over WA in another trough is causing thundery 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: