Australian Satellite/Lightning

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JMA Himawari-8

Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud crossing TAS, VIC and southeastern SA with a front is bringing a brief burst of wintry showers. Cloud in southwest WA in a weak trough is causing a few showers. Cloud in far north QLD in moist winds is also only bringing light showers. Generally clear elsewhere in dry wind.

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