Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud clearing VIC and NSW with a cold front is producing offshore storms. A cloud band over southwest WA with a front is generating showers and storms. A broad cloud bank with a trough crossing central and northern parts is triggering the odd shower and storms.
Storm-force winds forecast to hit South Australia this week will be the strongest the state has had in more than 50 years, the weather bureau has warned.
Heavy rains across New South Wales have farmers reassessing possible machinery purchases despite their still expressing interest in new equipment.
Australia's tropics are acting like it's already the wet season, even though September is technically the final month of the dry.