Western Australia South Satellite/Lightning
Western Australia Satellite Notes
Scattered cloud across WA's Kimberley region in a broad trough is triggering a few showers and thunderstorms. Low cloud is clipping the Eucla Coast, trapped under a high, but it's staying dry. Skies are staying clear elsewhere in warm and dry easterlies.
New research has confirmed that Australian grain growers are planting winter crops a month earlier than they were 30 years ago.
The first week of February has delivered some much needed rain to parts of drought-affected western Queensland, with some properties recording their best falls in six years.
Quilpie Shire Council has cancelled its controversial plan to cull kangaroos around the outback Queensland town after the animals left of their own accord.