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01:30 AEST on Wednesday 20 January 2021 | Cloud/surface composite, Australia

Cloud/surface composite, Australia satellite image of Australia at Tue Jan 19 15:30:00 2021

Images from Japan Meteorological Agency satellite Himawari 8 via Bureau of Meteorology.

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Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology 
Bureau National Operations Centre
 
Satellite Notes for 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 6:12 am EDT Wednesday on 20 January 2021

 
Tropical monsoon activity continues to be visible in the north of the country
with convective cloud and thunderstorms. Ex-tropical cyclone Kimi can still be
seen rotating and extensive thunderstorm activity can be seen in tropical
northern QLD and inland northern NT. 

A trough along the western coast of WA extends across the NT in to QLD bringing
a band of mid-high level cloud through to these regions.

Southerly flow brings low-level clouds over the coastal VIC, NSW and over
southeastern TAS.

Another cold front and its associated cloud band and storms approaching
southwest corner of WA.

The remainder of the continent is mostly clear.