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Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud over WA and SA with a low pressure trough is causing areas of rain and thunderstorms. Cloud crossing VIC TAS with a front is triggering showers and some snow. Low cloud along the QLD coast is producing light showers. Skies are clear in the north under a high pressure ridge.

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Wild weather on the way for New South Wales

12:42 EST

After a month of mostly high pressure, a cold front and trough will bump away the high and bring some woolly weather later this week to parts of New South Wales.

Turbulent skies over WA's interior

10:55 EST

Following a week of generally clear weather over the interior of WA, thundery clouds and a strong jetstream are leading to storm activity and some magnificent cloud features observable on satellite.

Skyrocketing beanies caused by winter

15:00 EST

We're now past the shortest day of the year and well into winter, so just how wintry is it in southeastern Australia? A weak cold front has just clipped Victoria and southeastern New South Wales, bringing with it frequent showers and fresh winds.