A front is generating isolated showers as it crosses TAS and VIC. A trough ahead of this front is causing a few showers over eastern NSW, while directing warm air into eastern QLD. Another trough over WA is producing showers and potentially severe storms.
Mon 15:49 EDT Perth is heating up and is about to swelter through at least five days of 35-degree heat, and it is only early summer.
Mon 10:34 EDT Thunderstorms have been few and far between in Australia's east over the past two weeks, but a trough is approaching and is set to linger for a week of lightning.
Sun 17:08 EDT A high pressure ridge cleared skies and a cool air mass created the perfect conditions for temperatures to drop well below the monthly average in parts of New South Wales.