Western Australia North Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Western Australia Satellite Notes
A thick cloud band over central parts with a low and associated troughs is generating heavy rain and storms over the Interior. Patchy cloud over the Kimberley with a region of low pressure is causing showers and storms. Skies are mostly clear in the southwest.
In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.
Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.
Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.