A moist easterly flow over the NT Top End is generating showers and storms, mainly in the east. A cold front is crossing VIC and TAS, bringing a band of rain and gusty winds. A broad high pressure ridge is keeping the rest of the country generally clear.
Fri 11:20 EST Since the the royals stepped off the plane on Wednesday afternoon, Sydney has turned on the great weather.
Fri 10:18 EST Easter celebrations in Melbourne will be slightly dimmed under cloudy skies, bringing the coldest day since last year.
Thu 15:27 EST Ita's remnants have gained strength in time to lash New Zealand with damaging wind and flooding rains to rival its impact on Queensland.