Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud over SA with a front is causing a few showers. High cloud over WA with the jetstream is bringing virtually no rain. Cloud over the NT's Top End with a trough is triggering thundery showers. Thick cloud approaching the southwest with a front will cause showers to increase.
Forbes' Lachlan River in central west New South Wales has peaked, the State Emergency Service says, with at least .
The flood-hit area of Forbes in central-western NSW is readying itself for the worst of a slow-moving flood, with the peak expected to hit after midnight.
Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.