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True colour satellite eemage o an unuisual anticyclone aff soothren Australie in the Soothren Hemisphere, on September 8, 2012, shawin a coonter-clockwise rotation aroond an oval aurie o clear skies.

An anticyclone (that is, opposite tae a cyclone) is a wather phenomenon defined bi the Unitit States National Weather Service's glossary as "a lairge-scale circulation o winds aroond a central region o heich atmospheric pressur, clockwise in the Northren Hemisphere, coonterclockwise in the Southren Hemisphere".[1]

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  1. "Glossary: Anticyclone". National Weather Service. Retrieved January 19, 2010.