Western Australia South Infrared Satellite/Lightning
Western Australia Satellite Notes
Cloud building over inland parts of WA with a low pressure trough is triggering showers and storms, some severe. Bright-looking cloud with a weak trough in the north is causing showers and the odd storm.
Queensland's upcoming budget is expected to take a $1.5 billion hit from Cyclone Debbie, Treasurer Curtis Pitt says, despite the overall damage bill to private and public infrastructure predicted to reach $2 billion.
The best rain in three-to-six months will soak parts of the Murray-Darling Basin during the next three days, before a wintry blast grips Australia's southeast.
Heavy rain has fallen over Queensland's far north and there is more tropical activity on the cards this week.