A low over the Tasman is directing onshore winds and showers along eastern NSW and southeast QLD. As the low moves away, surf and winds are gradually easing. A low and trough over southern WA is triggering a few showers. A high is keeping elsewhere dry and mostly sunny.
12:37 EST After months of very dry conditions over eastern Australia, the weather gods took notice and opened the gates of heaven bringing some relief to areas stricken hard by drought.