Australian Satellite/Lightning

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JMA Himawari-8

Australia Satellite Notes

Areas of cloud in far eastern SA, NSW, VIC and TAS with a trough and front are generating rain and showers, heaviest over the VIC and NSW alps. Patchy cloud along the QLD coast in moist winds is bringing the odd shower. Jetstream cloud over northwest WA and QLD is rain bearing.

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Outback graziers facing drought, one year after devastating floods

07:02 EST

Large numbers of cattle are being moved out of north-west Queensland as drought sets in one year after devastating floods.

Clearer blue skies

12:18 EST

With considerably less aeroplanes flying over the last two months, there has been a noticeable lack of contrails they form.