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19:30 UTC on Sunday 5 April 2020 | Infrared, Zehr enhanced, Australia

Infrared, Zehr enhanced, Australia satellite image of Australia at Sun Apr  5 19:30:00 2020

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 the 1800UTC Chart
Issued at 5:10 am EST Monday on 06 April 2020

 
Extensive cellular cloud associated with a cold airmass is moving across the
Southern Ocean and over the southeast states. 

Low level stratocumulus cloud over the Bight waters and the southern coast, is
trapped underneath a subsidence inversion is associated with High pressure
centered over the Bight, extending a ridge into central Australia. 

A mass of convective cloud from thunderstorms over the nKimberely, Top End and
northern Cape York Peninsula is triggered by a low level trough and airmass
moisture.  

An extensive area of think mid to high level cloud and associated shower and
thunderstorm activity extends over inland WA. 

Remaining parts of central Australia is relatively cloud free.