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Western Australian Visible Satellite/Lightning

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Western Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud with a covering central parts of WA with a low pressure trough is triggering areas of rain, mainly light. Patchy cloud over the southwest with a cold front is causing showers. Skies are clearer in the north under a hot airmass.

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