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04:00 ACST on Thursday 22 August 2019 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Wed Aug 21 18:30:00 2019

Infrared image courtesy of the Japan Meteorological Agency. Blue Marble surface image courtesy of NASA.

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for the 1200UTC Chart
Issued at 11:00 pm EST Thursday on 22 August 2019

 
A cool south to southwesterly airstream is over the southeast of the country. A
cloud band associated with a cold front extends from the southeast Queensland
coast to a low over the Tasman Sea. Areas of low cloud extend over eastern NSW,
southeast SA, southern Victoria and western and southern Tasmania.

A cloud band associated with a strong cold front is crossing southwest WA.

The rest of the country remains generally cloud-free under the influence of a
large high pressure system.