Bright cloud in southern WA with a trough is triggering thundery showers. Cloud over northeastern WA with another trough is bringing showers and thunderstorms. Skies are clearer elsewhere under a building ridge of high pressure.
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:
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