Cloud with a trough extending throughout WA is producing thunderstorms, some severe. Patchy cloud over the NT and throughout QLD with anpther trough is triggering storms. Low cloud over TAS in the wake of a front is causing a few 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:
13:25 EDT After a fairly cloudy morning, Sydney's skies are clearing nicely for a starry but cool night for Carols at the Domain.