Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud over eastern QLD and northeast NSW with a low pressure trough is generating showers and storms. Extensive cloud over NT and WA with a broad area of low pressure is triggering showers and storms. Patchy cloud over southern SA with another trough is bringing showers.
Conditions will not be favourable for fires burning north of Adelaide as warming temperatures, little rain and strengthening winds move across the region early next week.
The publican in the South Australian town of Olary said historic buildings and cottages stood no chance against a fire that tore through the town.
A severe thunderstorm tore through Darwin early this morning, bringing damaging winds and heavy rainfall totals.