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Western Australia Satellite Notes

Thick cloud bands over parts of WA with a broad low pressure trough are triggering showers and thunderstorms (locally severe). Skies are generally clear over in the northeast and west of the state under a ridge of high pressure.

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Storm damage smacks south-east Queensland hard, insurance data shows

11:26 EDT

The top-five most storm-affected regions in Queensland are in the state's south-east, research from NRMA Insurance has shown.

Typhoon Lan churning through Japan

15:21 EDT

Typhoon Lan has weakened below Super Typhoon status but still has the ability to generate flooding rain and damaging wind and erode coasts across Japan during Sunday and Monday.

Storms strike southwest WA

11:43 EDT

A complex low pressure system has has brought widespread showers and thunderstorms to southwest WA overnight and into Sunday morning, storms producing more than 50,000 lightning strikes.