Australia Satellite Notes
Patches of cloud over northwest WA, the NT and northern and western QLD with a series of low pressure troughs are generating showers and thunderstorms. Low cloud over southern VIC and TAS with an approaching cold front is not yet producing any rain.
The community of Borroloola has been physically split in half after heavy rainfall and flooding caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred partly collapsed a bridge.
Victoria told national energy operator 'under no circumstances' could it cut power during NSW heatwave
The Victorian Government has told the national energy operator "under no circumstances" could it cut power to regional centres in order to keep .
Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.