Australia Satellite Notes
An extremely wide cloud band stretching from northwest WA to the southeast within a deep trough is generating areas of heavy rain and thunderstorms, mainly in northern WA and the NT. Cloud in southwestern WA with a cold front is bringing gusty showers and storms.
Mother's Day is approaching and the forecast charts are looking pretty grim for a lot of regional Australia.
A cold front is surging towards Perth, bringing thunderstorms and wind.