New Zealand Satellite/Lightning
New Zealand Satellite Notes
Extensive cloud over the North Island and upper South Island with a complex low pressure system is generating showers and storms, heaviest in the west. Cloud over the lower South Island associated with the low is causing scattered showers.
Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.
Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.
Workplace changes will be needed to deal with more severe heatwaves and other impacts of climate change, a public health official has warned.