Thick cloud spreading across WA with a trough is causing areas of rain and a few storms in west. Low cloud in the southwest with onshore winds is bringing a few showers to the coast. Skies are clearer in the north under a high pressure ridge.
In December 2014 we upgraded our lightning network to the latest in sensor technology as used by the world's leading meteorological agencies. This has resulted in changes and improvements to the lightning data you will now see. The main changes are:
08:28 EST The SES Commissioner says an 'after action' review will be undertaken by the organisation into its response to last month's deadly floods in Dungog.