New Zealand Infrared (b/w) Satellite/Lightning
New Zealand Satellite Notes
Patchy cloud over western parts of the South Island with a cool and unstable onshore airflow is generating the odd shower. Thick cloud building over the deep south ahead of a front is not producing any rain.
Voters were rugging up as they went to the polls this morning, with below freezing temperatures recorded around the country.
The drenching monsoon downpours are essential to life in India, bringing with them an end to the dry heat and much-needed rainfall for farmers.
Some are calling it the best day of the snow season so far, with 15-20cm+ falling over the Australian Alps overnight.