Cloud with a front and trough over SA and NSW is triggering cool showers. Low cloud in the wake of this system is bringing showers to VIC and TAS. Cloud over southeastern QLD with a trough is triggering heavy showers. Cloud over WA with a trough is triggering thundery showers.
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:
12:30 EDT A West Australian community still reeling from the devastation caused by Cyclone Olwyn has been heartened by a surprise donation of country baked goods.