New Zealand Infrared (b/w) Satellite/Lightning
New Zealand Satellite Notes
Thick cloud over the upper North Island with a cold front is generating rain and a few storms. Low, speckled cloud over western parts of the South Island and South Island in cool air is bringing showers. Thicker cloud over the South Island near a front and low is producing rain.
Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.
Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.
Rain has fallen across a large part of South Australia during Wednesday and there is more to come, mainly on Friday, coinciding with cold winds.