Australian Satellite/Lightning

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JMA Himawari-8

Australia Satellite Notes

Cloud across WA, the NT, western QLD and NSW with a broad low pressure trough is producing the widespread storms, some intense. Cloud across the southwest with a low pressure trough is causing rain. Skies are clearer over SA and VIC under high pressure.

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