Western Australian Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Western Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud is forming over southwest WA due to a low pressure trough offshore, causing patchy light rain. High jetstream cloud in the state's southeast is bringing no rain. Skies are clearer elsewhere due to a ridge of high pressure.
There's rarely a time when the world's driest continent is not faced with a drought.
Australia's ski resorts are finally becoming covered by fresh, natural snow, a result of the first decent cold blast in a few weeks.
Hunter Valley residents say there is a growing divide between those who have received insurance payouts, and those still fighting for money, 10 weeks after the deadly April super storm hit the region.