Speckled cloud surging across southwest WA with a strong cold front is generating squally showers, thundery in the south. Cloud crossing coastal SA and VIC with a trough is bringing no rain. Cloud is breaking up on the NSW coast as a low moves offshore, causing showers to clear.
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:
09:48 EST The Queensland Government will investigate claims a new railway line may have caused more flooding on Friday at Deception Bay, north of Brisbane, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says.