New Zealand Satellite/Lightning
New Zealand Satellite Notes
Low cloud over western parts of South Island with a moist onshore flow, is triggering a few light showers. Low cloud over southwest parts of North Island isn't causing rain. Skies are much clearer elsewhere under a ridge of high pressure.
The Grantham Floods Commission of Inquiry has ruled the Grantham quarry played little role in the deadly 2011 flood and its owners were unjustly blamed.
The aurora australis has put on a colourful show over parts of southern Victoria and Tasmania overnight.
Grantham floods inquiry: Denis Wagner considers legal options after report finds quarry impact 'insignificant'
The former owner of the Grantham quarry is considering his legal options after an inquiry found it did not contribute to the town's deadly 2011 floods.