Thick cloud stretching from northern WA to western NSW with a series of low pressure troughs are maintaining showers, heavy over northern WA. Patchy cloud with a cold front moving across southern SA, TAS and VIC in the wake of a front is producing gusty 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: