Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud around in central and southern QLD and northeastern NSW due to a tropical low is generating flooding rain and storms. Cloud crossing eastern NSW with a cold front is bringing heavy rain and storms. Cloud across the tropics and northwest WA in a trough is causing weak storms
South-east Queensland schools have been closed for today, with kindergartens and childcare centres also asking parents to collect children early.
An evacuation warning has been issued by the SES for areas around Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads and 12 flood rescues are underway as floodwaters threaten towns and properties in northern NSW.
After laying waste to the North Queensland Coast, ex-Cyclone Debbie has unleashed a torrent of rain on south-east Queensland, causing flash flooding and putting the region in lockdown.