A tropical low approaching northern QLD is triggering some showers along the coastal fringe. A trough is generating potentially severe thunderstorms in NSW. Another trough is filtering heat over WA. Low pressure over central and northern Australia is causing thundery showers.
12:52 EDT A Tropical Cyclone is set to develop in the Coral Sea during this weekend and move towards the northern Queensland coast, bringing the risk of gales, very heavy rainfall and large seas.