Australia Satellite Notes
Bright cloud with a cold front over southwest WA is causing brisk showers. Patchy cloud with a trough is generating thundery showers over western SA and Central Australia. Low cloud over the southeast with a moist onshore flow is causing a few sporadic showers.
Winter 2015 varied significantly across Australia, with southeastern parts of Australia shivering through their coldest winter in years, whilst western and northern parts basked in much warmer than average conditions.
Flooded dairy farmers at Berry on the New South Wales south coast are struggling to keep their cows dry and fed in the downpour.
Victoria's Gippsland has experienced its coldest winter in 26 years, playing havoc with horticultural crops.